Home Disaster Preparedness Checklist

emergency planEmergency Plan Creation in Eight Simple Steps

There’s no way of knowing when a disaster might strike, but you can make it more manageable by having a plan for emergencies. It doesn’t have to be elaborate to be successful, but you do need to prepare so that you have confidence to calmly work through disasters. Here are some simple steps that you can take to be prepared for whatever comes your way. Continue reading “Home Disaster Preparedness Checklist”

Practice Tornado Safety with a Home Tornado Drill

Summers in the Midwest mean working in the yard, Fourth of July celebrations, cookouts, family time and fun. Unfortunately, in some areas, summer can also mean tornadoes, or at the very least, strong storms with winds that might damage your home enough to require board-up service. The best way to keep your family safe is to have a plan. So, now’s a great time to create a family tornado drill plan to ensure everyone knows exactly what to do if a tornado or other severe weather warning is issued. Here are some tips to get you started: Continue reading “Practice Tornado Safety with a Home Tornado Drill”