Are You Ready? Preparedness Information

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DISASTER PREPAREDNESS:  All one has to do is pick up the newspaper, turn on the television or listen to the radio to know that disasters or emergencies happen every day.  In California we are no strangers to wildfire, earthquakes, landslides and floods.  Luckily here in Amador County, we live in a fairly safe and secure community.  But if something did happen, would you know what to do, where to find information, do you have a plan?  We are always saying it is not a matter of if a disaster strikes but rather a matter of when. 
So -


  • Ask yourself "How prepared am I?" and click here to see how you do.

Families can and do cope with disaster by preparing in advance and working together as a team.  Knowing what to do is your best proteciton and your responsibility.  Listed below is information to help you become better prepared.

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General Preparedness:

Fire Preparedness:

Flood Preparedness:

Severe Weather:

Earthquake Preparedness:

Health Preparedness:

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