Category: Recovery Tips

The Red Guide Toolbox

New Free Disaster Recovery Tool!

Visit our Free Preparedness & Recovery Tools page and download our latest free addition to help with “Restoring Utilities After a Disaster“. In severe cases, utility crews may “lock off” service, or remove meters for safety reasons after a disaster. Our helpful guide provides tips to help homeowners restore their utilities, and provides information about…..

READ MORE »Posted on May 1st, 2014 in category: Recovery Tips


Personal resiliency begins at home by planning for recovery

We are pleased to share our article about planning for recovery published in the Continuity eGuide by Disaster Resource Guide.  Our article features one of the best ways to increase your resiliency by planning for recovery. Read our article:   A New Tool to Create A Personal Property Inventory When Everything Is Gone For more…..

READ MORE »Posted on December 1st, 2013 in category: Preparedness Tips, Recovery Tips


Inventory Tools

Get The Red Guide on Amazon

We are please to announce our paperback version and a Kindle version of The Red Guide to Recovery is now available on Amazon.com! Visit our page of the Chapter Content to get an overview of what is in the handbook.  We also offer bulk purchases on our website. Go to Amazon and add the book…..

READ MORE »Posted on September 20th, 2013 in category: Preparedness Tips, Recovery Tips


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Don’t be a victim twice!

By Sean Scott We were pleased to share some history about The Red Guide to Recovery in a feature article in the July 2013 La Jolla Light.  The interview includes some great examples of how the book helps disaster survivors no matter what the situation.  Whether a natural disaster or other catastrophic event, The Red…..

READ MORE »Posted on July 22nd, 2013 in category: Preparedness Tips, Recovery Tips


Hurricane Sandy - New Jersey

New York Hurricane Recovery

As a follower of the FEMA blog, we found today’s post by Michael Byrne, Federal Coordinating Officer, to be an amazing reflection on the recovery efforts to support New Yorkers after Hurricane Sandy.  You can read the blog post at Fema.gov:  New York, One Month After Sandy In this short excerpt, Michael describes the support…..

READ MORE »Posted on November 30th, 2012 in category: Hurricanes, Recovery Tips


after the hurricane

Overwhelmed with your insurance claim process?

Any disaster survivor can tell you that “after” a disaster is certainly not the ideal time to learn about what your insurance covers, and about the process to make a major claim.  The truth is many people don’t know until it’s time to make a major claim.  When there is a natural disaster like Hurricane…..

READ MORE »Posted on November 15th, 2012 in category: Hurricanes, Preparedness Tips, Recovery Tips