Here are the most important items for your Disaster Supply Kit. Stock up today and store in a water-resistant container.
Replenish as necessary:
Two weeks supply of prescription medicines
Seven day supply of non-perishable/special dietary foods
Drinking Water/containers - 1 gallon per person/per day (minimum 7 days)
Flashlights and (7 sets) batteries for each member of the family
Portable radio and (7 sets) batteries
First aid book and kit including bandages, antiseptic, tape, compresses, aspirin and aspirin-free pain reliever, anti-diarrhea medication, antacid, Syrup of Ipecac (used to promote vomiting if advised by the Poison Control Center)
Mosquito repellent & citronella candles
Fire extinguisher (small canister, ABC type)
Instant tire sealer
Whistle and/or distress flag
Two coolers (one to keep food; one to go get ice)
Plastic tarp, screening, tools and nails, etc.
Water purification kit (tablets, chlorine (plain) and iodine)