Important Tips for Hurricane Season

Severe weather and associated utility outages are increasingly frequent in our area and public services are taking longer and longer to be restored.  Depending upon the nature and severity of the disaster, being properly prepared can make the experience little more than minor inconvenience or in some instances, mean the diffrenece between life and death.  FEMA has an excellent web page dedicated to disaster preparation complete with recommended supplies lists and valuable advice.  Take a few minutes to check out the site, make some notes and print the PDF supplies lists.  In addition to recommended survival items, be sure to secure insurance policy information and claims numbers for your auto insurance and homeowners insurance policies in a safe, accessible area.  Here is the FEMA web page address:  http://www.ready.gov/basic-disaster-supplies-kit