If you are unfortunate enough to have a home emergency, there are a number of things you can do to be prepared and help the situation.
Have a list of important emergency phone numbers next to each phone in your home. These numbers may include:
You may also want to note on the paper if you or anyone in your home is taking medications or has special medical needs, in case the person who is calling the emergency number doesn't know.
To help you keep track of these numbers and other home-safety features, print the Home Safety Checklist at the end of this course.
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