Being prepared for severe weather means having your own food, water and other supplies to last for at least 72 hours. A disaster supplies kit is a collection of basic items your household may need in the event of an emergency. Make sure your emergency kit is stocked with the items on the checklist below. Most of the items are inexpensive and easy to find, and any one of them could save your life.Read More
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As Hurricane Florence continues to intensify, there is no question that its damage to the East Coast will be astronomical. It’s threat to lives, homes, agriculture and the waning tourist season have prompted multiple governors to declare a state of emergency, as well as mandatory evacuations throughout the coastal areas of the Carolinas and Virginia.
During Hurricane season it is especially important to prepare for possible flooding. In an effort to help minimize the damage that may occur as a result of flooding, Allianz Risk Consulting has developed a checklist, meant to be used as a guide, that should be completed before, during and after a flood.
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With four storms already in the books, including two hurricanes, the Atlantic is expected to produce a total of nine to 13 named storms during the six-month hurricane season that ends Nov. 30; according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
As the one year anniversary of Hurricane Harvey approaches, make sure that you and your family are prepared for what is to come this hurricane season.Read More
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The period from mid-August to late October is considered peak hurricane season. The good news, however, is that with the right preparation, individuals can significantly reduce their risk of personal injury or having their property damaged in a storm. With hurricane season approaching its peak, check out these tips to help you keep yourself, your family, and your property safe during a storm.
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After Hurricanes Harvey, Maria, Irma and Nate wreaked havoc last year during one of the worst hurricane seasons on record, 2018′s hurricane season looks only to be above average.
While this news is welcome for many who endured Mother Nature’s wrath however, everyone should still be prepared for whatever comes as the year goes on. Evacuation plans should be updated, emergency provisions stocked and insurance policies reviewed.Read More
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