Emergency Management


Listed below are some items that you may consider storing in your car. These items are recommended by the Amercian Red Cross

Home/Car First Aid KitCar Tools and Supplies
Sterile adhesive bandages in assorted sizesMess Kit
Assorted sizes of safety pinsFlashlight
Cleansing agent/soapUtility Knife
Latex gloves (2 pairs)Pliers, wrench, screwdriver
Filter Cloth MaskRatchet Set
Plastic GogglesCompass
SunscreenMatches in a waterproof container
2-inch sterile gauze pads (4-6)Signal flare
4-inch sterile gauze pads (4-6)Antifreeze
Triangular bandages (3)Windshield washer fluid
2-inch sterile roller bandages (3 rolls)Oil
3-inch sterile roller bandages (3 rolls)Windshield scraper
ScissorsSweater, Boots, mittens, socks, and wool cap
TweezersHigh energy "munchies"
NeedleSeveral bottles of water
Moistened towelettesBlankets
AntisepticRain gear, work gloves, and extra clothes
ThermometerBooster cables
Tongue blades (2)Set of tire chains or traction mats
Tube of petroleum jellyPlastic bags
AspirinBrightly colored cloth to use as a flag

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