Stay safe this storm season

21 May 2024 12:30 PM

As we approach the 2024 storm season, it's crucial to keep storm preparedness at the forefront of your mind. Ensuring the safety of yourself, your loved ones, and your community is paramount.

Are you equipped for the upcoming storms? Have you formulated a plan? Are your gutters cleared? Do you have emergency contacts at the ready?

Taking simple precautions now can make a world of difference in the face of disaster:

  1. Develop a comprehensive household disaster and evacuation plan, considering various scenarios like floods, lightning strikes, and more.
  2. Assemble and maintain a fully stocked storm kit, ready for immediate use.
  3. Keep a list of emergency numbers readily accessible.
  4. Safeguard essential documents, such as passports and identification, and keep them in waterproof containers for easy access.

By taking these proactive steps, you can better protect yourself and your loved ones when faced with the challenges of storm season.

Are you storm ready? For more information, visit the DFES Storm information page.

© City of Kalamunda 2024