FEMA, Red Cross on Emergency Preparedness - NECN

FEMA, Red Cross on Emergency Preparedness



    (NECN) - Federal Emergency Management Administration Director Craig Fugate and American Red Cross CEO Gail McGovern spoke to the press today to convey to Americans who live in or near the path of Hurricane Irene the importance of staying safe.

    Fugate and McGovern emphasized the importance of people listening and following the instructions of local emergency officials.

    McGovern also said that 60,000 ready to eat meals are being shipped to Massachusetts.

    For more information about preparing for Hurricane Irene, visit here.