These are things that you would need in a emergency kit:

  • Portable radio with spare batteries
  • Torch also with spare batteries
  • First aid kit with required medications
  • Candles and waterproof matches
  • Important papers including a list of emergency numbers.
  • Copy of emergency plans for your property
  • Waterproof bag for valuables
  • Emergency food and water
  • Mobile phone
  • Money
  • Spare clothing
  • Passport
  • Extra car and house keys
  • Strong plastic bag
  • Playing cards, activities and books
  • Sleeping equipment


Emergency kits are very important in family homes or business's.
They help in all types of emergencies ranging from floods, to cyclones, storms and hurricanes.
These are some links: www.wikihow.com/Build-Your-Own-Emergency-Disaster-Kit
by Hatwal, Nodea