Emergency Checklist

Food
Seven day supply of non-perishable food that doesn’t need cooking
Hand-operated can opener
Plastic plates, cups, utensils
Water
One gallon of drinking water per person per day enough for three days
Medical
First aid kit
Backup prescriptions for essential medications
Over-the-counter medications
Personal Hygiene
Hand sanitizer or disinfectant wipes
Toilet paper, paper towels, garbage bags
Dental care and vision products
Travel-size soaps and other beauty supplies
Change of clothes, a pair of shoes and a blanket per person
Clean Air Items
Nose and mouth protection masks (N-95 rating)
Plastic sheeting
Duct tape
Baby Items
Formula, bottles, powdered milk
Diapers
Baby wipes
Diaper rash ointment
Lighting
Flashlights with extra batteries for each family member
Fluorescent lanterns for each common area
Waterproof matches or a utility lighter
Communication
Portable, battery-powered AM/FM radio NOAA All Hazards Alert Radio
Land-line phone with long cord
Extra batteries for radio
Extra cell phone battery or car charger
Whistle
Family Safety Items
Smoke detector with battery for each floor
Carbon monoxide detector with battery backup
Fire extinguisher
Non-scented bleach for sanitization
Sunscreen
Insect repellent
Shovel and basic tools
Transportation Items
State and regional road maps Basic repair items (tools, tire patch kit, engine oil)
Emergency Road Safety Triangles
Games, books, puzzles
Pet Needs
Seven day supply of non-perishable pet food and water
Cage or pet carrier
Pet medications and pet first aid kit/current
shots record
Current photo in case you are separated
Cat litter and box
Pet bed and toys
Muzzle and leash