This 63-page 2016 guide is provided by Washington State Military Department, Emergency Management Division. It contains in-depth information about disasters and tips on emergency preparedness. It will help you and your family make an emergency plan, put together an emergency kit, and learn what to do before, during, and after a disaster. Visit the Emergency Management Publications page for a myriad of other emergency preparedness publications.
If an emergency or disaster happens, there are a few things you should do right away: stay clam, check the scene, give and get help, listen for official emergency announcements, and get prepared to evacuate if told to by local authorities.