Municipality of the District of Digby

Action Plan Checklist

Are you ready?  Take the time to ensure that all members of your family know the following emergency preparedness procedures:

    Know your family disaster plan.
    Family evacuation plan.
    Emergency numbers posted by phones.
    Know how and when to call 911.
    Know how to turn off electricity, gas, and water.
    First aid kit.
    Trained in CPR and first aid.
    3 day evacuation kit.
    Know where to go if city sirens go off.
    Smoke detectors on each level of your home.
    Have fire extinguishers and know how to use them.
    Whistles in every bedroom.
    Eliminate fire hazards.
    Adequate insurance coverage (home life, fire, etc.).
    Immunizations up to date.