Among emergency planners, the general wisdom is “Run from water, Hide from wind.”
“Now, we can get out of this place in 5 minutes with everything we need.”
– Kate Tonguis, Raku potter, Katrina survivor
If You Have Several Hours to Prepare:
If you have a day or more to prepare:
If you’re away from your studio:
- Confirm procedures for securing your workspace and shutting down operations with assistants, family or co-tenants.
- Review the post-disaster meeting place and/or contact system.
Tips for Securing Your Studio
Water or Wind Event
Wildfires or other fires with advance warning
Things You’ll Need
Taking Your Pet Along