It's your responsibility to start gathering supplies and start thinking about what your family will need for at least 72 hours in an emergency.
Emergencies happen when we don't expect them, and often when families are not together. If phones don't work, or some neighbourhoods aren't accessible, what will you do?
Hear how they escaped with minutes to spare. Lara's advice: "Don't think it can't happen to you. Disasters can happen quickly."
Terri's advice? Be prepared. "Sometimes when you're leaving your home, you are in hurry and things are in such chaos you don’t know what to take."