Make a Plan

An emergency plan provides a framework to keep your family safe during a crisis.

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Build a Kit

It could take several days for help to arrive during a disaster. It is important to have a three-day supply of necessary items for each member of your household.

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Protect Your Property

Ensure your personal belongings and assets are secured. Have an extra copy of important documents such as insurance papers and financial documents.

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Know Our Hazards

Understand the various threats and hazards that could occur in Virginia Beach. Some events are more likely to occur than others and could require additional preparation.

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