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The Power of Preparedness:
You Have the Power to be Prepared.
Week 1: Ready
Build a kit. Make a plan. Be Informed.
48% of people do not have an emergency kit for their home.
Week 2: Steady
Review plans. Update kits.
44% of people thought a natural disaster would likely occur.
Week 3: Show
Inspire others to prepare.
Less than half reported talking about preparedness with their family and friends in the past 2 years.
Week 4: Go!
Take immediate action to save lives.
People who volunteered during a disaster were 80% more likely to have an emergency kit and a plan than those who did not.
National Preparedness Month 2017
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- Page last updated: August 3, 2017
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