This is a photo of six individuals from culturally diverse backgrounds looking at the camera.

You think it will never happen to you, until it does. Are you ready for a disaster?
Every year flood, fire and other disasters affect peoples' lives and may cause millions of dollars in property damage.
Being prepared can save lives and help you and your family make better decisions when disaster strikes. 
It all starts with a conversation and following these 5 simple steps. Now is the time to talk with your family, friends and neighbours about preparing for emergencies.


There are five simple steps you can take to get ready for disasters. We have developed a poster (pdf) showing these steps. Download it today and put it on your fridge to remind you to start getting ready now. Share it with your friends, family and community.