FEMA Releases App to Help Prepare for Disasters
The U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has released a smartphone app designed to help commercial property professionals and others prepare for and recover from a disaster. The app includes National Weather Service alerts; safety tips on how to stay safe before, during and after more than 20 different types of hazards; a preparation checklist; and maps of disaster resources, such as shelters and disaster recovery centers. The app also offers easy access to applications for federal disaster assistance.
The latest version of the FEMA app is available in the App Store for Apple devices and Google Play for Android devices. For more information, visit www.fema.gov/mobile-app.