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Disasters can happen any time, anywhere – are you ready?

The Canadian Red Cross and Nova Scotia Power urge you to take action now and prepare yourself and your family for disaster. You can start to be ready by following three simple steps: know the risks, make a plan, and get a kit ready.

Know the risks in your community

Find out what hazards are most likely to happen in your community, and where you travel. 

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Make a plan

Learn how to make a plan for your household. Having a plan and practicing it will help you be ready to take action in an emergency.

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Get a Kit

Get to know the recommended items to include in an emergency kit. The Canadian Red Cross recommends you have enough supplies to meet you family’s needs during an emergency for 3 days.

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