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Emergency equipment for your vehicle

Make sure your car or truck is equipped with emergency supplies.

Follow this handy checklist for setting up your car or truck emergency kit:

  • Blanket
  • Booster cables
  • Extra clothing and footwear
  • Fire extinguisher
  • First-aid kit with first aid manual
  • Flashlight and batteries
  • Gas line antifreeze
  • Maps
  • Matches and a candle in a tin can to warm hands, heat a drink or use as an emergency light
  • Non-perishable high-energy foods such as raisins, nuts and granola bars
  • Kitty litter for traction. Sand can also be picked up at designated fire halls.
  • Shovel
  • Solar, wind-up or battery radio
  • Tool kit
  • Bottled water
  • Warning light and reflectors