Make Your Emergency Plan ~ And Practice It
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Before a disaster happens you want to make sure you know where to go … as well as your backup location and your secondary backup location. Also, do you have a communications plan? To be prepared you need to have an emergency plan for yourself and your family.
Especially now during National Preparedness Month, be sure to develop your plan, for free, at www.ReadyNOVA.org. And after you’ve made your plan, be sure to practice it every six months.
In this video, Courtney Arroyo of the county’s Office of Emergency Management discusses the need to plan for emergencies and some things to consider.
Learn more at www.fairfaxcounty.gov/emergency.
About Fairfax County Emergency InformationOfficial emergency information about preparedness, response and recovery from Fairfax County Government.
To report an emergency, call (preferred) or text 9-1-1 (voice and TTY). For non-emergencies, call 703-691-2131, TTY 703-877-3715.
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