This volume provides critical information about potentially the most important decision any of us will make before, during or after an emergency situation. Should we stay where we are or should we evacuate? These decisions are greatly complicated by the considerations for Pets, Elderly or Young People, Disabled Individuals etc.  Important information on the assessment of facilities and the guidelines expressed in the current

Learning Objectives

1.Recognize the importance of the decision to evacuate or to stay safe in place.

2.Learn the importance of dealing with special populations during this decision such as Elderly, Disabled, Young People, Animals & Pets, etc.

3.Be prepared to conduct a facility assessment of your surroundings.

4.Follow the general guidelines provided to make the right and appropriate decision.

5.Get ready and have the materials necessary to deal with issues of Power Going down, Food Management Management and Water Management.