Knowledge is Power –
Getting prepared for any type of disaster is a simple matter and it starts with knowing what you will need to do. It’s the first step to keeping yourself and your family safe.
Here in Pinellas County, there is the potential for hazards as a result of severe weather or man-made disasters. One of the greatest hazards that we face is hurricanes, with the Atlantic Hurricane Season running June 1 to Nov. 30. Basic steps should be taken year-round to keep yourself, your family and your property safe.
After you use this guide, put it in a safe place with your other important papers, and feel rest assured that you have planned to replace panic with peace of mind.
Some hurricane key preparation steps include:
Pinellas County Emergency
Department of Emergency Management
During an emergency activation call the
Citizen Information Center at (727) 464-4333.