The Disaster Preparedness Kit was designed to give you the basics for your family’s personal preparedness plan.
This kit features over 85 essential items such as a flashlight, a multi-function knife, waterproof matches, and an emergency blanket that will help support you during the first 72 hours of an emergency. A first-aid kit with bandages and additional supplies is also included so that you and your family are prepared in case of an emergency or simply need to patch a minor injury. In the face of a hazardous environment there are face masks and leather palm gloves to protect your face and skin. Lastly a role of duct tape will prove to be an all-around tool which is always useful to have in many situations.
All items are carried in a backpack with a reflective clip that has additional room to add other essentials for your comfort and survival such as food and water or extra materials.
1 – Toothbrushing swab – Just add a drop a water and you are ready to clean your teeth.
1 – Red Cross Biohazard Bag – Isolate hazardous items. This measures 30.5 cm x 30.5 cm and is puncture resistant.
2 – Dust Masks – Protect yourself against airborne pathogens and dust. This mask has a flexible aluminum nose piece that allows for a better fit.
1 – Pair of nitrile dipped gloves – These gloves do not contain latex are resistance to punctures and offer great dexterity.
1 – High Visibility Vest – Stand out in the crowd with a high visibility. Key members of your team will want to stand out with this one size fits all high vis vest.
1 – Pair of Earplugs – During any disaster, there can be a lot of different types of noise.Ear plugs are effective, comfortable solution for trying to get some rest in a shelter, dealing with background noise.
5 – Hand Cleaning Towelette – Your health and hygiene are very important during and disaster. We have added these
Lighting and Tools
1 – 40 Hour Candle – A very dependable source of light and can provide a source of heat in a small area such as a vehicle. A great fire starter too.
1 – Waterproof Matches – Includes 40 waterproof matches
1 – 7 in 1 Multifunction tool – This multi-tool is great a must for every 72-hour disaster kit. It has a stainless steel body and handle and Includes pliers, wire cutters, regular and serrated blades, bottle opener and also has a long-lasting LED flashlight.
1 – 12 hour Glow stick – bright extra strength glow stick provides an instant source of light that is waterproof and safe to use in any environment.
1 – Roll of Duct Tape – One of the most versatile tools to have in a disaster kit. Can be used to make shelter, seal packaging, repair leaking hoses, fix your rain gear, etc This tape measures 4.6 cm x 6 m
1 – Upgraded – Canadian Red Cross Back Pack. For the deluxe kit, we have entirely redesigned our the Canadian Red Cross Back Pack – It may look similar but there are some significant differences:
1 – Canadian Red Cross Multifunction Flashlight – This LED flashlight and digital AM/FM Radio can be powered by the solar panel, and hand-crank or mobile charger. Additionally, there is a compass and a siren and 4 small reading lights.
1 – Canadian Red Cross SOS Sign – This sign is made to place in the window of your vehicle or your house to communicate that you are in need of assistance.
1 – Waterproof Whistle – Durable design, clips to pockets or belts, high decibel sound, can be used in water. Simple yet effective for distress calls or emergency communication.
1 – Rain Poncho – This one size fits all bright yellow rain poncho will keep you or your family members dry. Being wet greatly increases your chance of hypothermia.
1 – Emergency Plastic Sheeting – This 87.5 cm x 180 cm plastic sheeting has many uses in an emergency including:
1 – Mylar Sleeping Bag – This sleeping bag is made of mylar material, making it compact and lightweight while being water & windproof. Perfect for any 72-hour survival kit.
Food and Water
1 – 10 Liter water container – This 10 L (2.5 gallons) collapsible water container is the most important items you can have in a disaster kit. With this a pack of water purification tablets and a source of water, you are set.
1 – SOS 3600 Calorie Food Bar – is a great addition to your family’s emergency preparedness kit. The S.O.S. emergency food rations have a shelf life of 5 years. Package contains 9 bars totaling 3,682 calories.
1 – 20 Liter Water Purification Tablet –
A rapidly dissolving tablet that is safe for adults and children. Effective against Giardia, bacteria, and viruses, when directions are followed.
Disaster Pack First-Aid Kit
The Canadian Red Cross is a leader in First-Aid training and First-Aid supplies. This Disaster kit is different in many ways from other kits one of them is our first-aid kit. We believe that as you may be using this kit in an emergency you are going to want to be prepared for a first-aid emergency. In this kit you will find what you need to treat:
|Dimensions||37.7 x 30 x 18.8 cm|