We know all too well wildfire is a fact of life in San Diego County, and fall is usually the most dangerous time of year. In October, we can get the dry heat and fierce Santa Ana winds that fanned our firestorms in 2003 and 2007 — the same kind of conditions that stoked this May’s destructive wildfires. You can make a critical difference in your family’s safety. Get Fired Up about getting prepared by following a few simple steps below.
Register your mobile phone with AlertSanDiego, the County’s mass notification system.
Download the County’s free mobile app, SD Emergency, at the Google Play or Apple app store.
Use the app to create and share a family disaster plan and assemble your home emergency kit. The app notifies you when there’s an emergency and brings you the latest official news, shelter information, and maps.
No smart phone or prefer pen and paper?
Complete a family disaster plan
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