Emergency Response Products
All Safety Products provides the necessary emergency response products to ensure your workplace is prepared for a number of hazardous situations. Emergency response products encompass a large array of products like CPR products, emergency medical Kits, blood pressure monitors, stethoscopes, thermometers, antiseptics, sprays, tapes, bandages, burn care with a wide variety of related emergency response type products.
In putting together a basic emergency response kit (disaster supplies) you will need (according to FEMA, see link http://www.fema.gov/pdf/areyouready/basic_preparedness.pdf) to consider the following:
The following basic emergency response items are recommended for inclusion in your basic disaster supplies kit:
- Three-day supply of non-perishable food.
- Three-day supply of water – one gallon of water per person, per day.
- Portable, battery-powered radio or television and extra batteries.
- Flashlight and extra batteries.
- First aid kit and manual.
- Sanitation and hygiene items (moist towelettes and toilet paper).
- Matches and waterproof container.
- Extra clothing.
- Kitchen accessories and cooking utensils, including a can opener.
- Photocopies of credit and identification cards.
- Cash and coins.
- Special needs items, such as prescription medications, eye glasses, contact lens solutions, and hearing aid batteries.
- Items for infants, such as formula, diapers, bottles, and pacifiers.
- Other items to meet your unique family needs.
Region IX News
- FEMA Fire Management Assistance Granted for Saddleridge Fire
Oakland, Calif. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to assist the State of California in combatting the Saddleridge Fire burning in Los Angeles and Ventura counties.
- Learn How Your Business Can Support Disaster Recovery in Oahu
Oakland, CA — Can your business assist disaster recovery in your community? After a disaster, the support of local businesses improves the short- and long-term recovery efforts that help build back more resilient communities. But if your business is not part of the federal procurement system, it will not appear in the government’s required market research for potential vendors.
- L.A. County Updates Flood Insurance Rate Map
Oakland, CA — North Los Angeles County (L.A. County) is updating its Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) for 2020. Flood risk changes over time due to new building and development, weather patterns, levee classifications, and more. New FIRMs provide up-to-date flood risk information and tools that can be used to enhance local mitigation plans, and help local officials and residents make informed decisions about reducing flood risks and purchasing flood insurance. When new FIRMs are issued, changes in flood risk may require the mandatory purchase of flood insurance.
- California Wildfires Myth vs. Fact IX
The recovery work being done after the Camp Fire is enormous. It is also very complicated due to the magnitude of the devastation. These complications, in turn, create misconceptions that can be spread through the news and social media, making it difficult to separate myth from fact. In an effort to minimize survivors’ confusion and frustration, FEMA is issuing this Fact Sheet.
MYTH: Survivors can sublet their FEMA housing unit to another tenant once they find permanent housing.
- Storm Drain Improvements Increase Flood Protection in La Mesa, CA
Oakland, Calif. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) granted $1.3 million to La Mesa, California for storm drain improvements that increase flood protection for area residents.