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Go Bag

A go-bag is for use in the event of an evacuation. Be sure that your bag is easy to carry and that it has an ID tag. Prepare one for each family member. Keep a go-bag at home, at work and in your vehicle. Include the following:

  • Some water, food, and manual can opener
  • Flashlight
  • Radio – battery operated
  • Batteries
  • Whistle
  • Pocket Knife
  • Personal medications and prescriptions
  • Extra keys to your house and vehicle
  • Basic First Aid kit and instructions
  • Walking shoes, warm clothes, a hat, and rain gear
  • Extra prescription eye glasses, hearing aid or other vital personal items
  • Toilet paper, plastic bags and other hygiene supplies
  • Dust mask
  • Paper, pens and tape for leaving messages
  • Cash
  • Copies of insurance and identification cards
  • Any special-need items for children and seniors or people with disabilities.
  • Don’t forget pet supplies

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