Weston Emergency Preparedness

Weston has a number of useful links to emergency preparedness information on the Town’s website.

The Weston MRC (Medical Reserve Corps) is selling emergency preparedness kits for $60. You can purchase one by dropping off a check (made out to the Town of Weston) at the Board of Health at Town Hall.  Sample Kit

Includes:

  • Red backpack
  • Emergency guide
  • 51-piece first aid kit
  • 10’x12′ tarp
  • Tube tent (2 man)
  • Poncho with hood
  • Whistle with lanyard
  • Waterproof box of matches
  • 50′ nylon cord
  • AM/FM hand crank radio/flashlight/strobe/cellphone charger
  • Thermal blankets made of insulated mylar that reflects back 90% of body heat, waterproof and windproof
  • Instant ice pack
  • Leather palm work gloves
  • Safety goggles
  • Strip of 10 water purification tablets
  • Dust masks
  • Light sticks
  • Multi-function knife
  • Coast Guard approved ER food bars

This is meant to be a starter kit! You should add anything else that
your particular family may need in case of an emergency.
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