Videos

Created for people with disabilities, the videos below can help you learn about disaster preparedness. They may offer American Sign Language (ASL), captioning, or transcripts.

American Sign Language Videos: Together We Prepare
Learn how you can prepare for an emergency. Learn how to create an emergency plan, how to shelter in place, or even how to evacuate. You can also get severe weather facts and learn what to do before, during, and after a storm. (Illinois Emergency Management Agency and Illinois Deaf and Hard of Hearing Commission)

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Disaster Preparedness
Learn in detail how to prepare an emergency kit for your home, car, or office. You can also learn how to create a family communication plan. It should include things like meeting locations, contacts, and even a “safe” code for your children. You should also prepare to practice your plan. (Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service)

Last Updated: 04/17/2019