Your Family Preparedness Kit
As Lesley prepared her apartment for the approaching storm—moving her furnishings to the back of her apartment, removing the drapes, and taping the windows—she also quickly went through her files and grabbed all her important papers and documents. She put them in a plastic box and placed the box in the trunk of her car before she left for the hotel room she’d booked.
Fortunately, Lesley was able to ride out the storm and immediate aftermath in the hotel. Also lucky for her, her car was protected during the storm in the hotel’s interior parking structure, and her papers were still there weeks later when she went ...