Your home is generally your biggest asset...make sure it's protected and you're prepared to recover from a wildfire. Insurance is the critical back-up plan that enables people to financially recover from catastrophes.
Is Your Family Ready to Evacuate Your Home in 10 Minutes?
What if you learned you had 10 minutes to evacuate. See how two families handle the challenge.
Hold a Family Evacuation Drill - See what each person grabs!
Review your results. Then re-prioritize and make family assignments.
Remember to bring important medications and irreplaceable family treasurers.
Have a plan for seniors, children & pets.
FACTS and STATS on Wildfire in the U.S.
There have been more than 30,000 wildfires in the first six months of 2017. Click the image below to learn more details about wildfires in the United States.
I.I.I. Know Your Plan Emergency Preparedness Mobile App
Be prepared when disaster strikes! Download the Know Your Plan App and be prepared for wildfires and other catastrophic events.
Frequently Asked Questions about Wildfire:
After a wildfire, people may have questions about their insurance coverage. The Insurance Information Institute offers answers to some of these basic questions.
MAKE RECOVERY EASIER, Plan ahead
Handy Tools & Resources
HOW DO YOU PROTECT YOUR HOME AGAINST WILDFIRES?
The Institute for Business and Home Safety created guides for Californians to understand appropriate building styles and materials, topography and other factors. While reducing the vulnerability of your home or business to wildfire begins with you, a community-wide approach to fire protection will be the most effective, so please share these guides with friends and neighbors.
Click on these guides and access information that will help your home/business and your community prepare for and survive a wildfire.