With the passing of Hurricane Dorian, we wanted to emphasize how important is is to heed the warnings and take the necessary precautions to guarantee safety. Whether you are in the anticipated target area or your in a "safe" space - Here are a few helpful tips from the Red Cross to help you prepare and stay safe in the future:
Assemble an emergency preparedness kit
Create a household evacuation plan
Stay informed about community risk and response plans
Ensure you have access to NOAA radio broadcasts
Keep insurance policies and other important documents in a safe-deposit box to avoid damage during a hurricane or flooding
To learn more about what you can do to prepare before a hurricane, how to stay safe during the storm, and how to donate to the people affected by Hurricane Dorian please head to the Red Cross website.