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Please read and digest:. First Aid Boxes , recharge cards or add sufficient credit to your phone , etc. If you must attend then be vigilant. In the case of civil unrest, keep yourself and your family indoors at all times and keep your homes locked down. Ensure that all windows and doors are secure.
Remember your State Emergency Numbers e. Notify them in the event of any emergency Note: Please do not post tweets and ask that others RT till it gets to the authorities, in the time it takes a tweet to circulate a life could be lost or assets damaged.
Know at least 2 routes to your office and back to your home. Please share with your family and friends to ensure they all stay safe during this period.
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