Disaster Preparedness

Know what to do!

There are many potential hazards that could happen in Lampasas. It is very important to know what to do in the event of a disaster. Knowing how to prepare for, respond to, and recover from a disaster can not only make you feel more secure, it may save your life or the life of a loved one. 

Disaster Preparedness

Create an Emergency Plan

Learn how to make a plan, including building an emergency kit with basic survival items, before disasters strike.

  • Family emergency plan - Learn how to find shelter, plan an evacuation route, and maintain contact with family members. 
  • Make your own emergency kit - Find out which supplies and important items you should pack when building your own emergency survival kit.
  • Prepare medications and medical supplies - Get information about preparing medications in the event of a disaster and what to do during a disaster if you have a disability.
  • Be financially prepared for a disaster - Gather important financial and medical information, keep an emergency savings account, and make sure your insurance needs are covered.
  • Pet emergency plan - Learn how to get your pet ready, build a kit with basic survival items, and more.
  • Business emergency plan - Get tips for preparing your organization for hazards, including identifying your risk, and how to stay safe from various types of disasters.