EP-BEK4 Weight: 18.0 lbs
This affordable Basic Emergency Preparedness Kit is designed to provide four people with essential emergency supplies for three days (72 hours). That's how long FEMA estimates it can take emergency services and personnel to reach you in the event of a disaster. This kit is most suitable for those who will try to stay in their home in the event of a disaster.
Supplies in this home kit are stored inside a crush resistant container that also works as a portable toilet (snap-on toilet seat, liners, toilet paper, and disinfectant are all included). Also included is an Emergency Communications Plan with Wallet Card. The food and water rations in this emergency kit have a 5 year shelf life and are approved by the U.S. Coast Guard and the Canadian Transport Authority.
Note that this Basic Emergency Preparedness Kit contains just essential emergency supplies and that other supplies are needed to make this kit compliant with FEMA's Guidelines. This kit is great for those wanting to build a custom kit using additional items from Essential Packs or with items already owned.
This all-purpose emergency kit is suitable for use emergency situations including: earthquakes, tornadoes, winter storms, thunderstorms, hurricanes, floods, wildfires, landslides, tsunamis, volcanic eruptions, and extreme heat and cold.