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What Should I do in an Emergency?

Three firemen putting out a fire in a buildingThe Kent Resilience Forum (KRF) is made up of local emergency services, health agencies, local authorities, the military and the Environment Agency and they have produced a very useful handbook on what to do in the event of a wide range of emergency situations.

These emergencies include:

The handbook also contains helpful information on how to make a household emergency plan, what to pack in an emergency 'grab bag' and a quick reference for emergency and information contacts, such as NHS and the Environment Agency.

Download KRF 'What should I do in an Emergency?' handbook [pdf]

Complete the information for your household and retain the handbook in a safe place to ensure you are prepared for all emergencies.

Contact us

If you have any queries or require further information on this webpage, please contact Emergency Planning on 01233 330271 or email emergency.planning@ashford.gov.uk

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