Hurricane Florence - A Basic Emergency Kit
Chemical weapons are not foreign to us as we also had poison-tipped arrows long before the chemical hazard and biohazard labels came into being. Preparedness should not be unfamiliar; we prepared ourselves for many of the challenges that today take the title of disaster, catastrophe, critical incidents, and tragedies. If we didn’t – we wouldn’t be here. Surviving is in our blood. It’s in our heritage.
These are the teachings and reflections of some of the great Native minds who work in Emergency Management, Bioterrorism, and Tribal CERT. We can teach ourselves and our youth the skills that will last them a life-time; how to take care of one another in times of need.
A basic emergency supply kit could include the following recommended items