Managing Food Without Power

Following a disaster there may be power outages, that could last for several days. Stock canned food, dry mixes, that do not require refrigeration.

Suggested Emergency Food Supplies

Store at least a several-day of non-perishable food. Choose food your family will eat.

Food Safety and Sanitation

Without electricity or a cold source food stored in refrigeration and freezers can become unsafe. Bacteria in food grow rapidly at temperatures between 40 and 140 degrees Fahrenheit and if these food are consumed you can become very sick.

Cooking

Alternatives cooking sources can be used in times of emergency , including candle warmers, chafing dishes, Fondue pots , Charcoal grills, are for outdoor use only.

What is a Disaster Survival Management Kit

A disaster supply kit is a collection of basic items your household may need in the event of an emergency. You should have a kit at home and also at your place of work.

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