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Best Emergency Preparedness Supplies

There’s never a bad time to get prepared for a crisis by stocking up on gear and organizing it so you know exactly where it is when you need it. We spent 120 hours researching and testing to come up with 30 products that will be indispensable in case of a natural disaster.