September marks the  American Red Cross’s- National Preparedness Month. Public Affairs for Montana Red Cross, Lori Grannis says it is  important to be ready for emergencies and provides steps that people can take.(That interview with Peter Christian, Dale Moore and Lori Grannis is attached below)

Grannis says no one can predict where or when the next large disaster will strike, but steps taken today can save lives and livelihoods tomorrow.