Emergency Preparedness

 

 

Public Service Communications is a hallmark of Ham Radio. The following web sites are listed to assist you in Emergency Preparedness. As stated in South-Cars preamble one of the goals for our net is TO "ASSIST IN EMERGENCIES".

ECOMM Organizations:

US Military Affiliate Radio System (MARS) information

Army

http://www.netcom.army.mil/mars/default.aspx

Navy-Marine Corps

http://www.navymars.org/

Salvation Army Team Emergency Radio Network (SATERN)

http://www.satern.org/

Amateur Radio Relay League (ARRL)

http://www.arrl.org/public-service

Disaster Preparedness Public Web Sites

FEMA’s Preparedness pages

http://www.fema.gov/plan/index.shtm

http://training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/IS/is22.asp (online citizen preparedness training)

For our furry, feathered or scaly family members

http://www.aspca.org/pet-care/disaster-preparedness/

http://www.avma.org/disaster/

National Institute of Occupational Health and Safety (NIOSH)

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/emres/business.html

Florida’s Emergency Management

http://www.floridadisaster.org/index.asp

My Florida Safe Home program

http://www.mysafefloridahome.com/

American Red Cross

http://www.redcross.org/ and http://www.swpa.redcross.org/Preparedness_Resources.php

Find out how to keep food safe during and after and emergency by visiting: http://www.foodsafety.gov/keep/

Amateur Radio and emergency planning options:

USA - ARES & RACES

http://www.arrl.org/FandES/field/pscm/sec1-ch1.html and http://www.usraces.org/

Canada

http://www.rac.ca/

http://www.getprepared.gc.ca/index-eng.aspx

WEATHER

NOAA’s National Hurricane Center

http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/

NASA Weather and Satellite Imagery

http://wwwghcc.msfc.nasa.gov/GOES/

http://nasascience.nasa.gov/earth-science/earth-weather

The Weather Channel

http://www.weather.com/

Accuweather

http://www.accuweather.com/

Disaster Preparedness for Specials Needs People

http://www.disastersrus.org/MyDisasters/disability/disability_preparedne...