In Your Car

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Get Prepared

Are You Ready?

A natural disaster can strike at any time, without warning. Learn how to make an emergency kit and plan, and protect yourself, your family, and your property.

Get Alertable

NSEM is using Alertable to send out alerts for emergencies such as severe weather and natural disasters.

The unexpected can happen anytime and anywhere. You may be in your car during an emergency, so make sure you have supplies to help sustain you and keep you comfortable.

Quick tips for getting prepared

When putting together emergency supplies for your car, consider what you can comfortably carry as you may have to leave your car and walk to a safe location.

Make an emergency car kit

The following items will fit in a backpack:

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Are you ready to make your car emergency kit? Use these resources to get started.

Print out these checklists, forms, and guides
Visit these online resources for more help preparing