Tag: national preparedness month


Ashley Moody: Floridians Need to Remain Vigilant and Plan for Hurricanes

With September being National Preparedness Month, on Wednesday, state Attorney General Ashley Moody urged Floridians to remain vigilant and reevaluate preparedness plans should disaster strike. The peak of hurricane season occurs between mid-August and late...

Ron DeSantis Declares September as Florida Preparedness Month

This week, Gov. Ron DeSantis issued a proclamation to declare September as Florida Preparedness Month in conjunction with the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) “Ready” Campaign, National Preparedness Month. Florida Preparedness Month focuses on...

Jimmy Patronis Marks National Preparedness Month

This week, state Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis recognized September as National Preparedness Month (NPM). NPM is recognized each September to promote family and community disaster planning now and throughout the year. The 2021...

Jimmy Patronis: Floridians Need to Plan for Hurricanes, Including Practicing Disaster Plans

Patronis urged Floridians to go to website which serves as a one-stop-shop for disaster preparedness information to help Floridians ensure they are prepared to weather the next storm.

Attorney General Bondi Offers Tips for National Preparedness Month

Along with the chaos of upcoming storms, scams before hurricanes and after can be rampant. A few storm-related scams to watch out for are price gouging, tree-removal scams and home repair scams.