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Emergency!. Planning for Disasters. By: Lew Pratt. Which are you?. Be Prepared, it will happen here. We just don’t know when. Hazardous Materials Spill Causes Evacuation!. No one really believed this could happen, but the people in Japan know it can.

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Planning for Disasters

By: Lew Pratt

Be prepared it will happen here we just don t know when
Be Prepared, it will happen here. We just don’t know when.

Hazardous Materials Spill Causes Evacuation!

Your geographical area determines your disaster plan
Your Geographical Area Determines your Disaster Plan. Japan know it can.

  • New England in Winter

  • Arizona in Summer


What should i start with basics short term needs
What should I start with? Japan know it can.Basics: Short Term Needs

  • Water

    • 1 gallon of water per person per day.

    • Minimum 3 day supply for your group.

  • Food

    • Minimum 3 day supply for your group.

  • Clothing

    • A full set of clothes including shoes.

  • Toilet Paper

B o b the bug out bag
B.O.B. Japan know it can.The Bug Out Bag

Pre-filled bag, ready to go with no warning.

Already has the basic survival items you need when life’s disasters hit.

Have a bag for every member of the family.

Have bag ready at all times
Have Bag Ready At All Times Japan know it can.

  • Place clothing in large zip lock bags and press out air. This keeps contents small and protected from water.

  • Include Eye Glasses Repair Kit and Spare Glasses if you have them.

  • Include a whistle for signaling help.

  • Include cash for unforeseen items, like lodging.

  • Include a flash drive with a back up of important files and documents like insurance policies.

  • First Aid Kit with a reference book.

Stages of preparation
Stages of Preparation Japan know it can.

American disasters by type january 3 2000 to march 3 2007
American Disasters by Type Japan know it can.January 3, 2000 to March 3, 2007

Source: http://www.fema.gov/pdf/hazard/map/declarationsmap2000_07.pdf

Supplemental items for stage 2 optional
Supplemental Items for Stage 2 Japan know it can.(optional)

First Aid Extras


Lip Balm

Imodium AD

Bug Spray

Sun Screen



Rain ponchos

Emergency Blanket

Chemical Hand Warmers

Supplemental items for stage 2 optional1
Supplemental Items for Stage 2 Japan know it can.(optional)


Multi Tool





Playing Cards

Toys for Kids

Sources: Japan know it can.




Tanker photo by Daniel Giles found at http://www.timesdaily.com/apps/pbcs.dll/gallery?Site=FT&Date=20110307&Category=PHOTOS&ArtNo=307009998&Ref=PH&Params=Itemnr=1

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Backpack Photo found at http://www.sportsmansguide.com/net/cb/blackhawk-patrol-pack.aspx?a=689191

BOB contents Photo By Lew Pratt