Hurricane Harvey & Irma: Offering Aid

Hurricanes Harvey and Irma are two of the largest and most damaging storms that have hit the United States. Together, they caused between $150 billion and $200 billion in damage to Texas and Florida. Hurricane Harvey battered Houston with record amounts of rain and flooding last month while Irma slammed Florida and other southeastern coastal states. Multiple … More Hurricane Harvey & Irma: Offering Aid

Easy (But Important) Ways to Prepare for Emergency Situations

Emergency situations–such as hurricanes, fires, tornados, and other natural or manmade disasters– can cause anxiety and fear for almost anyone but being proactive about safety can not only put your mind at ease but may save lives when/if disaster strikes. Every September we celebrate National Preparedness Month by taking charge of our safety. Make sure … More Easy (But Important) Ways to Prepare for Emergency Situations

Hurricane Preparedness: Before, During, and After

This week is National Hurricane Preparedness Week. In just the past few years, our Gulf coast and eastern seaboard has been rocked by harsh winds, torrential rain, and flooding. As one of the leading Disaster Response organizations in the area, LSS/NCA has found that knowledge and preparation can prevent injury and death in the case of … More Hurricane Preparedness: Before, During, and After