How to Pack an Emergency "Grab and Go" Bag

Just incase !

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How to Pack an Emergency "Grab and Go" Bag
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This is to be kept packed in an easy to reach location incase of emergency: flood, earthquake, evacuation - depending on where you live!

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In the past couple of weeks I have seen several emergency evacuations in areas that would have been thought of as safe. This is just a good provision to have.

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Think of the things that you would need the most ! I have included a supply list of basic items, remember you have to be able to carry it.

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A sample of basic food/ water, rescue services  are normally with you pretty quick but 2/3 days basic supplies is a good rule of thumb.

A sample of basic food/ water, rescue services are normally with you pretty quick but 2/3 days basic supplies is a good rule of thumb.

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Some equipment, remember it is different for different countries . Foil blankets are a must!

Some equipment, remember it is different for different countries . Foil blankets are a must!

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A few hygiene bits and medication. These need to be updated as things change. Put up to date repeat slips for meds in with your documents.

A few hygiene bits and medication. These need to be updated as things change. Put up to date repeat slips for meds in with your documents.

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Waterproofs, black bags ect

Waterproofs, black bags ect

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Dry clothes in a waterproof  bag, also a vac bag to save space. I have thermals, track suit, undies, hat , scarf, gloves and a coat! (it's cold in the uk!)

Dry clothes in a waterproof bag, also a vac bag to save space. I have thermals, track suit, undies, hat , scarf, gloves and a coat! (it's cold in the uk!)

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All packed and able to carry! Now put in an easy to access area, remember its called a grab and go bag for a reason !

All packed and able to carry! Now put in an easy to access area, remember its called a grab and go bag for a reason !

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Important documents , these are copies of passport, Id card, drivers licence, birth certificate , medical docs. Cash, List of emergency contacts, family , friends ect.

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Remember to only pack essential things! Hair straighteners are NOT essential ! 😊

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Hope this is has given you some ideas, I thought it was pointless at first but in the last year I have seen people have to leave their homes due to riots , flash floods, and costal erosion in my area!

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Any questions just ask! And remember, be prepared! Xx👍

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