Preparation of an Emergency Backpack

Items you are taking upon evacuation should be kept in a backpack, ready to go at all times. It is also important to inspect it every now and then (water and food should be kept current).

Items in a backpack

  • clothes and gloves
  • towels
  • blanket
  • knife
  • lighter,matches
  • rope
  • tooth brush and tooth paste
  • plastic sheet
  • transistor radio
  • batteries
  • first-aid kit
  • flashlight
  • food
  • cash
  • passport
  • water bottle
  • canned food
  • cooking pot