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Prepare Now

Published 20th July 2018, 5:41pm

Ensure that you and your family are prepared for tropical cyclone activity

• Come to a decision about where you will shelter during a storm

• Ensure that travel documents and insurance policies are up to date

• Place all vital documents in a waterproof ‘grab and go’ container

• Service your generator if you have one

• Check your shutters, make sure that they fit and you have all the parts

• Remove debris from the yard

• Trim back trees

• Store non-perishable food and water

Assemble an emergency supplies kit

• Stock up now on emergency supplies that can be used after a hurricane. These supplies should include a first aid kit, survival kits for the home, automobile, and workplace, flashlight and batteries, garbage bags, toilet paper, soap, can opener, work gloves, battery operated radio, and emergency water and food.

• Store enough supplies to last at least 3 days. For additional information about the emergency supply kit pick up a copy of the Hurricane Information Kit which is available at the Government Administration Building on Elgin Avenue, or alternatively you can download a copy on;