Defending Yourself When Disaster Strikes

Advice on Emergency Stockpiles


Preparing emergency stockpiles is key to keeping you and your loved ones safe and sound following a disaster.

The “Advice on Emergency Stockpiles” check sheet below can be printed out and used to keep track of the food stores and other things your family will need. After preparing your stockpile, place the sheet in an easily visible location and be sure to rotate through and replenish items as they near their consume-by dates.

These files can also be downloaded here:

Japan Weather Association

Some information also available in Chinese:

Simplified Chinese / Traditional Chinese

(Prepared based on the “Tokusuru! Bōsai” project promoted by the Japan Weather Association. All images courtesy JWA.)

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