Emergency Checklist — Foster's IGA
Emergency Checklist

Check your supplies

Tick off the items you need to stock up on next time you visit your local Foster's IGA!

EMERGENCY KIT CHECKLIST

Tick off the items you need to shop for and head to your local Foster’s IGA to stock up and make sure your emergency preparedness kit is ready for a storm. 

LIQUIDS
  • Drinking Water (Minimum 5 gal per person)
  • Canned/ Bottled Juices
    FOOD
  • Bread (Watertight Container)
  • Canned / Dried Fish
  • Canned/ Dried Fruit
  • Canned / Dried Meat
  • Canned Cheese
  • Canned Corned Beef
  • Canned/ Powdered Milk
  • Canned Sausages
  • Canned Soups/ Pasta/ Beans
  • Canned Vegetables
  • Cereal / Granola Bars
  • Cookies / Comfort Foods
  • Crackers
  • Jelly/ Jam Preserves
  • Nuts/ Grains
  • Peanut Butter
  • Salt/ Pepper/ Dry Seasoning
  • Special Dietary Foods
  • Sugar
  • Tea / Instant Coffee
MATERIALS
  • Batteries
  • Candles (Glass enclosed)
  • Flashlights (One per person)
  • Hammer/ Nails
  • Lamp/ Lamp Oil
  • Masking / Duct Tape
  • Matches (Watertight Container)
  • Pocket Knife
  • Portable Lantern (Battery)
  • Portable Radio (Battery)
  • Rain Gear
  • Sewing Kit
  • String/ Rope
  • Water Purification Tablets
  • Swiffer Wet Mop
HYGIENE ITEMS
  • Bathroom Tissue
  • Detergent / Bleach
  • Glasses/ Contacts/ Solutions
  • Mouthwash/ Mouth Rinse
  • Sanitary Napkins
  • Soap/ Disinfectant
  • Toothbrush/ Toothpaste
  • Vitamins
PERSONAL ITEMS
  • Books/ Games/ Magazines
  • Cash (ATM’s may not work)
  • Charger/ Cell Phone Credit
  • Fill vehicle gas tank
  • Important documents
  • Proper identification
FIRST AID ITEMS
  • Antacid
  • Antiseptic/ Hand Sanitizer
  • Aspirin/ Analgesic
  • Assorted Bandages
  • Assorted Safety Pins
  • Gauze Rolls/ Cotton Balls
  • Latex Gloves
  • Laxatives/ Purgatives
  • Medications/ Prescriptions
  • Mosquito/ Insect Repellent
  • Peroxide/ Rubbing Alcohol
  • Scissors/ Tweezers/ Knife
  • Sun Block/ Sunscreen/ Aloe
COOKING ITEMS
  • Manual Can Opener
  • Paper Cups/ Plates
  • Plastic Utensils
  • Paper Napkins/ Paper Towels
  • Plastic Garbage Bags
  • Sealable Plastic Bags
  • Aluminum Foil
  • Sterno
  • Portable Camp Stove/ Grill
  • Charcoal/ Lighter Fluid
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Water Containers
  • Dish Liquid
BABY CARE ITEMS
  • Wipes
  • Formula
  • Disposable Diapers
  • Baby Food
  • Medications/ Prescriptions
PET CARE ITEMS
  • Canned/ Dry Pet Food
  • Leash/ Traveling Cage
  • Litter Box Supplies
  • Water (1/2 gal per day)
  • Proper Identification
  • Immunization Records
  • Medications/ Prescriptions

 

Hurricane Fact:

Hurricanes can form before and after the official, human-imposed start and end dates of the hurricane season. The earliest known hurricane to form in the Atlantic basin was an unnamed one that formed on March 7, 1908.
– Live Science