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    Preparation for the Expected and Unexpected

    By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail. ― Benjamin Franklin Preparation is key to action There is an expectation that men should know how to do almost anything, including being calm and prepared during an emergency situation.  This post is designed to help set a foundation for your emergency preparation planning. Natural or man-made disasters occur whether we are ready or not.  Here are some tips to make sure you’re not caught unprepared for a disaster. The first thing you should do is know your risks.  Are you in a flood area?  Are there tornados?  Are there hurricanes?  Wildfires? Earthquakes? Severe snowstorms?  You need to know your risk profiles…