September is National Preparedness Month, a time to consider how to stay safe in the face of potential disasters. To help members of the Case Western Reserve University community be prepared, The Daily teamed up with the Office of Resiliency to share safety tips throughout the month.
Items in your supply kit should include the necessary items needed to survive for numerous days. As you get started in preparing your kit, remember to store items in airtight plastic bags and put your entire kit in one or two easy-to-carry containers, such as plastic bins or a duffel bag.
Basic emergency supply kits for your household and or/residence hall should include the following recommended items:
Water (one gallon per person for at least 5 days)
Food (at least a three-day supply of non-perishable food)