When an emergency happens, civil defence and emergency services will be busy helping the people who need them most.
It’s up to you to make sure your whānau and the people you care about know what to do.
Planning for emergencies makes good business sense. It helps keep you and your workers safe and minimises downtime.
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Emergencies can happen anytime, anywhere, and often without warning. It is important to make emergency plans so you know what to do when an emergency happens.
Make a plan for your home, work, school, marae or community.
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If you have a disability or any requirements that may put you at greater risk in an emergency, find advice to get ready. See what steps you can take and find information in New Zealand Sign Language and audio format.FIND ADVICE FOR DISABLED PEOPLE
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