Preparing for Disaster

Starting Now

Are you ready? Find out what you and your family can do to make an emergency plan and be prepared for the unexpected.

Taking an all-hazards approach to emergency preparedness, Preparing for Diaster shows how to create emergency communication plans. It also walks viewers through the process of building a 72-hour kit - which is simpler than it sounds.

The documentary includes interviews with the victims of the Christchurch, New Zealand earthquakes, Hurricane Sandy and the Herriman, Utah wildires. From their stories, along with advice from mergency experts, viewers learn practical tips for starting their own personal emergency plans.