Family “Go-Kits”

A family and personal survival kit that you can “Grab and Go” if you have to evacuate your home.

When will you need a “Go-Kit?”
  • Structural damage to your home
  • Hazardous material incident
  • Weapons of mass destruction
  • Nuclear accident
  • Floods
  • Earthquakes
Go-Kits
  • Master kit
  • One personal kit per family member
Major Components
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Food and water
  • First Aid supplies
  • Communications
  • Tools and supplies
  • Personal items
  • Information
Food and Water
  • Minimum three day supply of non-perishable food
  • Minimum one gallon of water per day per person

Communications
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Phone card
  • Roll of quarters
  • Two-way radios
Personal Protective Equipment
  • Eye protection
  • Hearing protection
  • Head protection
  • Inhalation protection
  • Hand protection
  • Infection control
Tools and Supplies
  • Flash light
  • Multi-tool
  • Duct tape
  • Matches/lighter
  • Map
  • Extra batteries
First Aid Supplies
  • CPR instruction booklet
  • First Aid instruction manual
  • Emergency phone numbers and contacts
  • Bleeding control (Band-Aids, tourniquet)
  • Infection control
  • Gloves, masks, gauze, tape
  • Antiseptic supplies
  • Instant cold packs
  • Hydrocortisone cream and Benadryl
  • Scissors, tweezers, safety pins
Personal Items
  • Personal hygiene
  • Spare clothes
  • Medications for 3-7 days
  • Hat/gloves
  • Sun glasses
  • Rain gear
  • Extra glasses/contacts