Are you prepared for an emergency?
Tasmania experiences bushfires, floods and other natural disasters that have major impacts on communities, the economy and the environment. What you can do to understand the risks and prepare yourself, your family, your business and your community?
How can we help?
The following information and resources can help you prepare for an emergency and be ready to respond in an urgent situation.
- Emergency Kit – outlines the essential items you should have ready for an emergency.
- Pet Emergency Kit – outlines the essential items you might need for your pet in an emergency.
- Digital Scanning Documents – a list of important documents and directions for storing them electronically.
- Get Ready – TasAlerts – State Government Resources regarding emergency preparedness.
- Red Cross Rediplan – a resource to help you plan
Understanding your risk from natural hazards?
RiskReady is a government website which provides access to property-specific natural hazard information in a simple, understandable format.
TasALERT RiskReady (alert.tas.gov.au)
Check your if your insurance covers you for natural disaster go to TAslaert’s Checkup (alert.tas.gov.au)
ABC Radio is the national Emergency Broadcaster. To learn about bushfires and other emergencies that may be occurring in your area, tune in to your ABC local radio station. Or you can visit ABC Emergency for more information
Taslaerts is an emergency warning and information system in an online platform.