The lifeblood of any disaster responder is their go-bag. It contains everything they need to get thru an initial deployment (1-3 days). Here at OIA we ask every one of our Scout Team volunteers to keep and maintain a go-bag, especially during storm season. We’ll eventually do a video showing our own, but with storm season upon us, we wanted to disseminate this information quickly. Here are the recommendations we have for our responder’s go-bags followed by some last minute pr
The US Department of Homeland security has put together some great information teaching you how to be safe and prepared for the thunder and lightning storms that impact a large percentage of the United States each year. You should take the time now to read it and begin preparations in keeping your family safe this storm season!