Getaway kit

In some emergencies, such as a flood or volcanic eruption, you will need to evacuate, taking your Getaway Kit with you. Everyone in the house should have a Getaway Kit. This kit should include:

Family Documents

  • Birth and marriage certificates
  • Driver's licences and passports
  • Financial information (insurance policies, mortgage information, etc.)
  • Family photos

Personal Items

  • Towels, soap, toothbrush, toothpaste, toilet paper and sanitary items
  • Hearing aids, glasses, mobility aids for elderly or vulnerable members of your household
  • Blankets
  • Baby needs (if applies)
  • Extra clothing
  • Essential medicines or copies of medicine prescriptions