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

CERT Community Emergency Response Team - Classes
http://www.cityofsantacruz.com/departments/cert

Living with Fire in Santa Cruz County
http://sccounty01.co.santa-cruz.ca.us/CAO/LivingWithFire.pdf

How to Make Your Home FIRE SAFE - CAL Fire
http://www.fire.ca.gov/communications/downloads/fact_sheets/Checklist.pdf

Santa Cruz City Public Works Department - Emergency Storm Preparedness
http://www.cityofsantacruz.com/living/emergency-management/preparedness

Santa Cruz County Disaster Preparedness Tips and Planning Resources
http://www.co.santa-cruz.ca.us/Departments/EmergencyServices/DisasterPreparedness.aspx

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 )
Homeowner’s Guide to Earthquake Safety - seismic.ca.gov
http://www.seismic.ca.gov/pub/CSSC_2005-01_HOG.pdf

CA Office of Emergency Services Earthquake Preparedness TIP Sheets
https://w3.calema.ca.gov/Operational/OESHome.nsf/978596171691962788256b350061870e/A6BE1FB7591A508D88256CD70058FBAB
/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/local/utah/programs-services/masters-of-disaster-program
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.
 
National Neighborhood Watch Institute Disaster and Survivor Handbook

FEMA
https://www.fema.gov/media-library/assets/documents/15092?id=3538
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
https://propacusa.com/
http://www.survivalsolutions.com/store/
https://www.redcrossstore.org/shopper/ProdList.aspx?LocationId=1
Quake Care Kits
https://www.quakekare.com/



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