Emergency Preparedness Tip of the Week: Basic Disaster Supplies Kit

Tip: Your basic disaster supplies kit should contain:

  • Water (one gallon per person, per day, for several days for drinking and sanitation)
  • Food (at least a several-day supply of non-perishable food)
  • Battery-powered or hand crank radio and a NOAA Weather Radio with tone alert
  • Flashlight
  • First aid kit
  • Extra batteries
  • Whistle (to signal for help)