Emergency Kit

Emergency Kit

The Department of Homeland Security recommends everyone prepare for an emergency by putting together a "grab-and-go" emergency kit.

 Include in your kit, at a minimum:

  • Flashlight and spare batteries
  • Cell phone
  • Extra batteries/charger for your cell phone
  • Water proof matches or lighter
  • First aid supplies and a supply of any personal medications
  • Ground cloth and/or rain coat
  • String/wire
  • Scissors or knife
  • Whistle
  • Paper and pen
  • Glow sticks or flares
  • Disposable dust mask
  • A change of clothing
  • Plastic bottle with screw on cap
  • Can opener
  • Pliers, wrench, screwdriver
  • Hand sanitizer/garbage bags/twist ties
  • Water sterilization pills
  • Several days worth of high calorie food such as snack bars

To know how to evacuate the Millersville University, Millersville Borough, and Lancaster County area: 

Copies of the Millersville Borough and Lancaster County road system maps