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Plan Ahead for Disasters

Talk with your family.

Start Planning Today

FEMA’s Ready Campaign and the Ad Council are joining with Sony Pictures to promote the critical message of emergency preparedness through a Public Service Advertising campaign tied to the upcoming film, “Zombieland: Double Tap.”
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If you approach a flooded road or walkway, follow this rule: turn around, don't drown!
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Thunderstorms & Lightning

Lightning is a leading cause of injury and death from weather-related hazards. Learn what to do before, during and after.
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Winter Weather

Know what to do before, during and after snowstorms and extreme cold.
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Ready Kids

Check out our new kids content and help prepare your whole family for disasters.
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Prepared Not Scared

Prepare with your family in advance and when the time comes they’ll likely feel prepared, not scared.

From savings to insurance, find out what you need to do to get prepared financially before a disaster.
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Prepare for hurricanes now. Know where to go if asked to evacuate quickly and how you and your family will get there.
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Storm Surge

Flooding is the leading cause of hurricane-related deaths in the United States.
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Make a Plan

Be Prepared. Make an emergency plan today and practice it.