CERT = Community Emergency Response Team
Following a disaster such as a major earthquake…
Do you have “Emergency Response Buddies” who will
Check on you? • Check on your pets? • Check on your home?
Make sure there are no gas leaks?
In collaboration with the city and the LBFD, and following FEMA guidelines, Naples now has a community-based emergency response plan that will mobilize residents, employees and visitors to serve as first responders until professional responders, such as LBFD, can make it to the island.
THE PLAN INCLUDES
Island-wide Communication in Concert with City Partners
Light Search and Rescue • Fire Suppression • Medical Care
Child, Senior and Special Needs Care • Emotional Care
Pet Care • Assisting Island Visitors • Coordinated Evacuation
Water Rescue and Ferrying On/Off the Island