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Ghostbusters: Afterlife PSA

Ghosts don't plan ahead. But you can. Make an emergency plan today.
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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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National Influenza Vaccination Week

A yearly flu vaccine is the first and most important step in protecting against flu viruses.
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Winter Weather

Know what to do before, during and after snowstorms and extreme cold.
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If you approach a flooded road or walkway, follow this rule: turn around, don't drown!
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Preparedness Videos

Learn how to prepare for disasters with Ready’s preparedness videos and public service announcements.
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Get Vaccinated

COVID-19 vaccines are free and available to anyone five and older who wants one. Find a vaccine near you today and schedule an appointment.
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Prepare Kids for Disasters

Teach kids how to be prepared for disasters.
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Emergency Alerts

Wireless emergency alerts allow officials to provide the public with life-saving information quickly.
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Build a Kit

Make sure your emergency kit is stocked with the right items.
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Make a Plan

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

Last Updated: 12/07/2021