Question: Staying safe during deployment requires preparation and planning. The following preparatory steps can help you stay safe during deployment. (Select the missing action.)
Find out the local conditions before you go so you can pack the proper clothing and gear.
Make sure your inoculations are up to date.
Monitor local broadcasts for local weather and road closings.
- Before setting out in a rental car, make sure you have gas, food, water, and safety supplies for 24 to 48 hours.
- After planning your travel route, watch for shortcuts you can take to get to your destination more quickly.
- Save time by leaving home as soon as you learn of the disaster instead of waiting to be deployed.
- If driving in storm-impacted areas, plan to do most of your driving at night when there is less traffic.