Emergency Officials Recommend Natural Disaster Plans

Published 04/29 2014 06:19PM

Updated 04/29 2014 06:37PM

April 29, 2014 - After tornados ripped through parts of the US yesterday, wreaking havoc and claiming many lives, the Red Cross is collecting donations and stressing how important it is be prepared for a natural disaster.

The biggest thing both emergency officials and Red Cross officials stress is making a plan and having an emergency kit.

The kit should have three days worth of food, an AM/FM radio, extra batteries, and tools.

In the plan, list where you and your family will meet if a disaster happens, and figure out how you'll communicate if all power is lost.

Red Cross officials said practicing the plan is as important as making one.

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