10 Evacuation Plan For Your Family From Hurricane Irma

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Hurricane Irma sends the strong message  ” bigger, stronger and faster “.


Here are the tips to evacuation during Hurricane Irma and how we handle evacuation plan
for you and your family.

1. Plan the places.

evacuation plan

where your family will meet, both in and around your neighborhood. Use the family emergency plan to choose these places before a disaster situation.

2. If you have a car, have the fuel tank full before the possibility of evacuation.

hurricane evacuation plan

Always keep the fuel tank half full in case there is an unexpected need to evacuate.It is possible that fuel stations are closed during emergencies and that fuel can not be charged during power outages. Plan to drive one car per family to reduce traffic congestion and delays.

3. Familiarize yourself with alternative routes and other means of transportation outside your area.

alternative route for hurricane

Choose multiple destinations in different directions to have options in an emergency situation.

4. Go early enough to avoid being trapped by extreme weather conditions.

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5. Follow recommended escape routes. Do not take shortcuts as they may be closed.

avoid short cut

6. Be aware of the hazards of the road, such as roads or bridges and fallen wires. Do not drive in flooded areas.

avoid drving car in flood

7. If you do not have a car, plan how it will work out. Organize what you need with family, friends or local government.

stay safe in hurricane

8. Take the emergency supplies kit unless you have reason to believe it has been contaminated.Listen to battery radio and follow local evacuation instructions.

hurricane emergency kit

9. Take your pets with you, but understand that it is possible that only service animals can enter public shelters.

pet shelter

10. Plan how you will look after your pets during an emergency.

hurricane pet

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