Handy Links For Emergency Preparedness

Here are useful links for emergency preparedness:

Seattle Hazard Explorer

King County Hazard Explorer

Texting apps when you don’t have wi-fi or data:
https://www.geckoandfly.com/22562/chat-without-internet-connection-mesh-network/

Emergency Alerts and Notifications

Seattle:            http://alert.seattle.gov

King County:    http://www.kingcounty.gov/depts/emergency-management/alert-king-county.aspx

Navigation apps when you don’t have wi-fi or data:
https://www.wired.com/2015/04/offline-gps-apps/

Neighborhood resources – find them now or start one

Emergency HUB – or – Seattle Neighborhoods Actively Prepare (SNAP) group:
http://seattleemergencyhubs.org/seattle-emergency-neighborlink-map/

Smart911

Adding your ICE (In Case of Emergency) contact number to your phone’s locked screen:
https://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2489237,00.asp

Take Additional Classes:
http://www.seattle.gov/emergency-management/training

 

 

 

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