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Oct 26
2012
Steve Marr

Sandy’s Punch, Real or Hype?

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Hurricane Sandy has killed 21 people in Jamaica, Cuba and Haiti and now the East Coast of the United States appears to be the next target. As the storm approaches, TV and new coverage will hype the storm. What should you do in response? Wednesday CEN posted a blog warning before most of the TV networks took notice. 

Often, the difference between disaster, and safety is small. During Hurricane Katina what started as several small breached levees lead to the flooding trapping tens of thousands of people in New Orleans. Most of the trapped wished they headed evacuation warnings.

Oct 24
2012
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Hurricane Sandy A US Threat

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 As Hurricane Sandy churns south of Cuba, the U.S. east coast needs to be alert.

Oct 18
2012
Steve Marr

Choosing Passwords

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Identify threat is rampant. Computers in banks and government offices have been breached on a regular basis, causing personal information to be exposed. Thieves are attempting to gain personal passwords every day.

 

Oct 17
2012
Steve Marr

Storing Prescription Medication

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Many of us take regular medication. Should a disaster strike, we may not be able to get to a pharmacy the day we run out. A wise investment would be to buy one, or two months medication ahead, and then keep reordering and rotating your medication.

 

Oct 03
2012
Steve Marr

Stock up on Duct Tape

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Every home and emergency preparedness go kit should have several rolls of duct tape. Simply put, you can fix almost anything using duct tape. Some examples.

 

Oct 03
2012
Steve Marr

Laminate Key Documents

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Hopefully you already have key documents pulled together in your go box, a box to place original, or copies of key documents. Marriage licenses, homeowner’s policies, key medical records and bank and investment accounts. This can be a key emergency preparedness step.
 Fellowes Cosmic CL-125 - Laminator - heat or cold laminator - 12.5 in