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"Prepare. Respond. Recover. It's time to get Ready LA" - Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa
Normally the biggest thing children worry about at school is how to explain their missing homework. After all, you can only blame the dog so many times. Unfortunately other more serious disasters do occur Though they are rare, everyone needs to know how to act and react in these situations. And the best lesson to be learned is how to prepare.


What you know can't hurt you

Knowing the alphabet is great, but during a crisis event these are the basic things your children should, if they become separated from you.

  • Their first and last name
  • Their parents first and last name
  • Their home address
  • Their phone number

Okay now gather the kids around and let's visit some special websites that can teach your children about emergency safety. Why don't you all watch and participate together so that everyone understands his or her responsibilities in a disaster situation.

Useful links


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