Families can-and do-cope with disaster by preparing in advance and working together as a team. Follow the steps listed in this brochure to create your family's disaster plan. Knowing what to do is your best protection and your responsibility. Outlined are four steps to safety. 1) Find out what could happen to you; 2) Create a disaster plan; 3) Complete the checklist in this brochure; 4) Practice and maintain your plan.