Are You Prepared?






ResourcesAre You Prepared?

Emergency Preparation Checklists
http://www.72hours.org

CERT Community Emergency Response Team - Training as a community responder
http://www.santacruzcountycert.org
Santa Cruz City FIRE Department - Annual Report - Home structure fires, Smoke alarms, Fire Sprinklers, Carbon Monoxide Alert
Santa Cruz FIRE Department WebPage

Santa Cruz City Public Works Department - Emergency Storm Preparedness
http://www.cityofsantacruz.com/index.aspx?page=690
http://www.cityofsantacruz.com/Modules/ShowDocument.aspx?documentid=6107

Santa Cruz County Office of Emergency Services
Santa Cruz County Emergency Services Website

U.S. Geological Survey
General Information Product 15 2005 - One of the most informative publications recommended Putting Down Roots in Earthquake Country - Your Handbook for the San Francisco Bay Region
http://pubs.usgs.gov/gip/2005/15/
Table of Contents for USGS Earthquake Country (pdf )

CA Office of Emergency Services Earthquake - Resources_Tips
http://www.oes.ca.gov/Operational/OESHome.nsf/978596171691962788256b350061870e
/A6BE1FB7591A508D88256CD70058FBAB?OpenDocument
PGE Earthquake Preparedness Workbook (pdf)
This link will require Adobe Acrobat Reader. Has tips for being prepared for an earthquake; organizing your neighborhood, emergency supply checklist, tips for seniors, for apartment managers, children, family plans and pets and much more information.
 
Pacific Gas & Electric
Emergency Preparedness, Storms, Outages & Safety, Flood Safety, Earthquake Safety, Fire Safety http://www.pge.com/myhome/edusafety/naturaldisaster/
Gas & Electric Safety at Home
http://www.pge.com/myhome/edusafety/gaselectricsafety/
 
American Red Cross -

Be RED CROSS Ready
Have a kit. Make a plan. Be Informed. CHECKLIST
http://www.redcross.org/services/prepare/0,1082,0_239_,00.html
Local officials and relief workers will be on the scene after a disaster, but they cannot reach everyone right away. The best way to make you and your family safer is to be prepared before disaster strikes. We encourage you to: Get a Kit, Make a Plan, Be Informed You can also Get a Kit, Make a Plan, and Be Informed by taking the Be Red Cross Ready online educational presentation.

American Red Cross - Masters of Disasters
http://www.redcross.org/portal/site/en/menuitem.86f46a12f382290517a8f210b80f78a0/?vgnextoid=277def8b6baf5210VgnVCM10000089f0870aRCRD&vgnextfmt=default
The award-winning Masters of Disaster® disaster preparedness curriculum customized formats for both families and educators. The Masters of Disaster® series is an educational tool that will teach youth the importance of preparedness while reducing fear of the unexpected. The goal is to empower youth with the confidence and knowledge to prepare for disasters and help create a culture of preparedness. The lessons are non-threatening, age appropriate and adhere to national education standards.
 
FEMA
http://www.fema.gov/hazard/earthquake/index.shtm
Water Conservation Tips (pdf)
Basic Preparedness (pdf)
Why Prepare (pdf) 

Fire Safe Council
http://www.firesafecouncil.org/homeowner/index.cfm
The Fire Safe Council offers a range of fire safe education tools for individuals, business or local Fire Safe councils to raise awareness of the need to prepare for wildfires.
 
CERT KITS and DISASTER SUPPLIES - Just ideas
http://www.cpr-savers.com/emergency/cert-kits-equipment.html
http://store.cert-kits.com/cert-kits-and-bulk-supplies
http://tcr.safeshopper.com/42/cat42.htm?876
www.qualitycertsupplies.com
https://www.redcrossstore.org/shopper/ProdList.aspx?LocationId=1
Quake Care Kits
http://www.quakekare.com/index.asp?PageAction=VIEWCATS&Category=1



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