There are easy things you can do today to prepare your family and your community for any disaster.
The best way to start is by creating an emergency kit for your home, vehicle and workplace. If you have camping equipment, you may have most of what you need already. Learn about what to include in your kit at Ready.gov/kit.
For information about creating an emergency plan for you, your family or workplace, visit Multco.us/em/make-plan.
Other tips for protecting you, your friends and your family can be found at:
- Neighborhood Emergency Team (NET) member
- Multnomah County Emergency Management
- Earthquake Home Hazards
- Disaster and Emergency Information in College
Emergency managers are focused on helping our region prepare for an earthquake and other types of disasters. Learn more about our region’s emergency plans at PortlandOregon.gov/rdpo.
Together, we can prepare our neighborhoods, families, friends and community to withstand and recover from a major earthquake.