Are You Prepared?

The Cayman Island’s Red Cross has put together a list of procedures to follow before, during, and after and emergency. Highlighting the most effective ways to handle hurricanes, floods, earthquakes, tsunamis, and other threats, this document should be consulted as soon as an alert is issued.


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FloodsChemical Emergencies
EarthquakesTerrorism
TsunamisWater Safety
Power Outages & Food SafetyGenerators

All disaster management guides

When an emergency strikes, it’s important to know what to do to protect yourself and your loved ones. Read through the guide to learn how to properly handle each of the 9 disasters.

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Hurricane

Learn what to do before, during, and after a hurricane, and how to prepare your emergency kit.

Read Hurricane guide

Floods

The most common type of natural disaster, learn how to prepare for, respond to, and recover after floods.

Read Floods guide

Earthquakes

Striking suddenly and without warning, learn how to protect yourself in the event of an earthquake.

Read Earthquakes guide

Tsunamis

Devastatingly strong, Tsunamis can occur at any time. Learn the warning signs of a tsunami and how to handle this disaster.

Read Tsunamis guide

Power Outages & Food Safety

Learn what to do to minimize food loss and how to care for your family in the event of a power outage. 

Read Power Outages & Food Safety guide

Home Fires

Identifying and removing fire hazards is the best way to protect your home from fire.

Read Home Fires guide

Chemical Emergencies

A natural part of our environment, we use chemicals everyday. Learn under which circumstances their use can be poisonous.

Read Chemical Emergencies guide

Terrorism

While unpredictable, there are things you can do to prepare for terrorist attacks and reduce anxiety associated with terrorism. 

Read Terrorism guide

Water Safety

While unpredictable, there are things you can do to prepare for terrorist attacks and reduce anxiety associated with terrorism. 

Read Water Safety guide

Generators

If you’re looking to buy a generator, read this guide to help determine which one is right for you and your environment.

Read Generators guide