It is important to think about the future impact of storms, floods, bush fires and other emergencies. We can all be prepared by having and rehearsing your own tailored plan.
Start your ready check today and think about the areas we live in and the types of disasters that could affect us.
Flooding - Check the NSW SES Byron LGA flood awareness web pages for information on flooding in the Byron Shire.
Storms - Follow the SES NSW 8 tips for getting ready for storm season.
SES NSW local flood and storm guides
Sit down and talk with your family, friends and even neighbours and complete your plan. Think about:
Prepare your home by doing general home maintenance and checking your insurance.
Everyone can help each other in many ways in an emergency.
You and your neighbours can work together to prepare your homes, provide shelter and look after pets during a disaster. Neighbours can also often provide help to those who need greater assistance during emergency situations.
A free toolkit to help you get your business ready for disasters in five simple steps.
The toolkit will help you to update or create a business continuity plan to make your business more resilient.
The toolkit has been developed by
Get Ready Business
Visit the SES website for business emergency recovery information including continuity plan.
Red Cross Emergency preparedness videos in community languages
Find out more about the new SES Warning system, the Australian Warning System.