With volcanoes erupting in Hawaii, tornadoes in the Midwest and hurricanes in the South, the Bay Area needs to keep in mind how close we may be to the next big earthquake. Natural disasters strike when you least expect them but you can be prepared for when they do by taking steps to secure your family and your home.
Here are some tips from the National Safety Council that will help you become better prepared along with some great information from FEMA. And if you haven’t already put together an earthquake preparedness kit and find the task daunting, shop at online for preassembled kits for under $100. There’s no better time than now to become prepared for the next big one.