What are the circumstances or scenarios you have determined may exist that will require you to rely upon your preparedness supplies? What will be the severity and impact of those circumstances on your life? (This is not only the most important and first question to answer, it is often the question most overlooked, or not considered critically enough). Given your potential scenarios, how thoroughly have you researched the available options for food, water, medical, shelter, hygiene, and other categories of critical supplies. Are you prepared for emergencies during all seasons of the year? Is your family more susceptible to certain emergencies? How would your scenarios impact your or your families daily routine? Work or livelihood?
To read the entire article “The 12 Crucial Questions of Preparedness Planning” click here or on the link under 7 Foundational Articles in the right sidebar.
For a listing of possible scenarios click here and go to the bottom of the article titled “Beginning and Improving Preparedness Planning.”