Thursday, April 28, 2011

Linda's Helpful Websites. Tornado Preparedness and Disaster Response Online Resources

Some info from Linda Rubin, VDEM
FYI- Valuable information to pass on…..

Recently, severe storms and tornados have impacted multiple families, organizations and communities across the nation. Currently, people are helping these communities recover from multiple weather disasters by donating their time, resources as well as preparing for the next severe weather event. We are enclosing some online Tornado Preparedness and Disaster Response Resources for you to use and share with your local communities. Disaster Assistance.gov - http://www.disasterassistance.gov/ Help Others Impacted by disasters - http://www.fema.gov/rebuild/recover/howtohelp.shtm (FEMA Donations page) Ready Tornado Preparedness - http://www.ready.gov/america/beinformed/tornadoes.html What to do to before, during and after a tornado - http://www.fema.gov/hazard/tornado/index.shtm Ready Evacuation Plan - http://www.ready.gov/business/plan/evacplan.html
Recent Tornado and Severe Storm Disasters: Oklahoma Severe Storms, Tornadoes, And Straight-Line Winds - http://www.fema.gov/news/event.fema?id=14132 North Carolina Severe Storms, Tornadoes, And Flooding - http://www.fema.gov/news/event.fema?id=14092 Tennessee Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding - http://www.fema.gov/news/event.fema?id=13872