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September 13, 2009
04:57 PM EST
September is National Preparedness Month and a great opportunity for your household, business, or community to focus on preparedness. It is recommended that all Americans have an emergency supply kit and an emergency plan, and be informed about the different emergencies that can happen in their area and the appropriate responses.
Getting prepared can be as easy as following these steps:
Check out this video from Ready.gov:
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Join the Ready Campaign today to help share information about emergency preparedness or submit a testimonial on the importance of being prepared for emergencies and natural disasters to the Ready Video Blog.
Here are some related preparedness webinars coming up that are free and open to the public:
- Sept 16: Pandemic Planning - How to Prepare Your Business for the Upcoming Flu Season
- Sept 23: Social Media – What Role Does it Play in Business Preparedness
- Sept 30: Creating a Culture of Preparedness
For more information about these events, please visit Ready.gov