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Posted on: February 1, 2023

Do Your Emergency Plans Include Your Pets?

Per Preparedness

If your family includes a dog, cat, hamster, or other furry, feathered or scaly friends, don’t forget to include their unique needs in your home emergency plans.

According to IEMA, home emergency supply kits for pets should include the following:...

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Posted on: February 1, 2023

What to do During an Earthquake

Earthquake Preparedness 2021

Whether you are in your home, a school classroom, a high-rise, or other types of buildings, it is important to know how to protect yourself during an earthquake. The City of Carbondale Office of Emergency Management would like to share Illinois Emergency ...

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Posted on: February 1, 2023

Hot Liquids Burn Like Fire!

Burn Awareness

National Burn Awareness Week is February 5-11, 2023 and the Carbondale Fire Department would like to share scald prevention safety tips from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA).

A scald injury can happen at any age. Children, older adults, and ...

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