The Santa Barbara County Fire Department urges people to make a resolution by taking a few simple steps to prepare your family, home, business, and community for potential disasters.
•Be Informed: Know what to do before, during and after an emergency.
•Make a Plan: Prepare, plan and stay informed for potential emergencies.
•Build a Kit: Build a disaster preparedness kit.
•Get Involved: Find Opportunities to support community preparedness.
•Business: Plan for and protect your business and employees for emergencies.
•Kids: Create a personalized “Just in Case” family plan and teach it to your kids.
•Pets: If you have pets, you should also include your pets in your disaster plans.
The Santa Barbara County Fire Department reminds people to be ready and have a plan of action in place in case a disaster occurs in your area and resolve to be ready.