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Your RQ

Get your readiness quotient – "RQ" – by answering these 10 questions.

1. Does your local government have an emergency or disaster plan for your community?

2. Do you know how to find the emergency broadcasting channel on the radio?

3. In the past 30 days, have you seen or heard any messages that encourage people to take steps to be prepared for emergency situations in your community?

Not Done
Not Sure
4. In the last year, have you prepared a Disaster Supply Kit with emergency supplies like water, food and medicine that is kept in a designated place in your home?
5. In the last year, have you prepared a small kit with emergency supplies that you keep at home, in your car or where you work to take with you if you had to leave quickly?
6. In the last year, have you made a specific plan for how you and your family would communicate in an emergency situation if you were separated?
7. In the last year, have you established a specific meeting place to reunite in the event you and your family cannot return home or are evacuated?
8. In the last year, have you practiced or drilled on what to do in an emergency at home?
9. In the last year, have you volunteered to help prepare for or respond to a major emergency?
10. Have you taken first aid training such as CPR in the past five years?
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Are you currently:
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Do you currently have school-aged children living in your home?
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