Souhegan Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) has developed an emergency checklist to help your family be prepared for emergencies.
Most disasters we encounter in New England (e.g., hurricanes, ice storms, nor’ easters, etc.) can cause power outages. Additionally, there are numerous hazards that can cause widespread and long-term power outages. If we prepare for long term power outages, we will make our families and our communities more resilient.
Therefore, you want should think about the four survival subjects and how these can be impacted by a power outage:
This emergency checklist can help you make back up plans for an emergency. Prepare now – it is too late when the power goes out!