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Officials discuss preparedness in earthquake country

Original post made on Aug 7, 2011

Is the San Ramon Valley prepared for a natural disaster or medical emergency? If a sampling of attendees at Friday's Mornings with the Mayor were any indication, only half of Danville residents would know what to do.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, August 5, 2011, 1:52 PM

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Posted by bstanley
a resident of another community
on Aug 7, 2011 at 3:31 pm


Preparedness, not panic or fear, are the operative words.

I lost my house to careless people (a campfire on a windy day) in the Malibu Corral Fire in 2007. People need to prepare for the financial and insurance-related impacts of calamitous events including fires, hurricanes, explosions, earthquakes, floods, thefts, and other unpredictable emergencies.

In hind sight, I wish I had done a home inventory!

Putting together a home inventory may not sound like the most exciting way to spend a few hours, but in the event of a major loss, like a fire, flood, or theft, it may be one of the best things you could have done to save yourself time, money and headaches during the claims process.

Here's a link to a DocuHome home inventory and it's free if you use this code...
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