The emergency management department of the Virginia government has developed a new mobile App called Ready Virginia. The App provides information about location-specific warnings, disasters news and Evacuation of location.
This latest App is one best App for Virginians as it helps them to get prepared for emergency situations and keeps informing them about the natural disaster whenever it occurs in the city.
Several features of the App:
- Users are provides with an option to get alerts for emergency situations
- Helps users in creating an emergency plan by including the contact information, medications list and the information can be shared with friends or family members
- App provides information to user as how to act during the emergency situations and special needs required to protect senior citizen and pets
- Users can learn about tasks to be performed during the emergencies like storms, terrorist attacks and chemical hazards
- Users can create an emergency kit by following the checklist available in the Application
- A ‘local’ option on the App will provides users with links that directs them to local emergency management officials and measures the flood risks
- Map feature of the App lets the users to identify open shelters, traffic maps and evacuation routes.
The Ready Virginia App is now live on iTunes App store for iOS users and Android users can find the App at Google Play store.
Download link for iOS version: https://itunes.apple.com/hk/app/ready-virginia/id579344082?mt=8
Download link for Android version: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.cop.vdem.virginia.gov.viper&feature=search_result#?t=W251bGwsMSwxLDEsImNvbS5jb3AudmRlbS52aXJnaW5pYS5nb3YudmlwZXIiXQ..