Disaster may strike at any time, anywhere, quite unexpectedly. The catastrophes are able to effect devastating damages to the lives of people and the destruction of their belongings and property. Disasters can be natural as in the case of floods, landslides, wildfire, earthquakes and hurricanes or it can be man-made like wars, bomb blasts, chemical disasters, radiation hazards etc. The nation should be prepared against such an adversity and adopt the necessary precautions to safeguard the public. Civilian volunteers specially trained for emergency preparation are extremely valuable when hit by disasters. Anticipation of an emergency will save time and thereby saves a lot of precious lives. The basic necessities in case of a calamity are food, water, clothing, shelter and light. Survival kits, first aid kits and other supportive measures will serve as appropriate emergency preparations.