• Everything on this picture fits in this little backpack, with the helmet on top
  • Latex gloves, to help people who are bleeding without being infected
  • Masks
  • Gloves, in case I need to move debris around
  • Orange jacket, to be visible
  • Indispensable to shut off gas lines
  • Cell phone charger --you want to tweet the Big One, don't you?
  • Bars, bars, bars
  • Flashlight with batteries
  • You can see and have your hands free
  • Level 4 First Aid Kit (the highhest) --106 items
  • My NERT ID
  • $400 in cash. To buy water.
  • Home keys --you want to be able to get back home (if it's still there)
  • Can opener
  • Helmet with NERT stickers

Earthquake Survival Kit

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My new motto is "Grab and Go!"

Everything on this picture fits in my small Red Cross back pack, except for the helmet which fits on top. As a member of NERT (Neighborhood Emergency Response Team), I am prepared!

Note the universal (i.e. USB 2) phone charger: I want to be able to tweet the Big One!

  1. MetaGrrrl 38 months ago | reply

    Hi, I notice your NERT ID is white. That probably means you need to renew in order to keep your Disaster Service Worker status.

    See the "ID Expired?" section here:
    www.sf-fire.org/index.aspx?page=860

    :)
    Dinah (Hayes Valley Co-Coordinator & volunteer behind @SFFDNERT tweets)

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