Forecasters expect that the 2019 hurricane season will be close to normal, which means about 12 to 14 named storms will likely develop in the Atlantic hurricane basin between June 1 and November 30.

You still have time to prepare.

Hurricane Preparedness Checklist

When planning to keep your family safe during a hurricane, consider taking the following precautions:

By taking these precautions, you and your family will be better prepared if a storm hits. If you do need to file a claim following a hurricane, you could speed up the claims process by using Germania’s Home Inventory Checklist. The checklist is a simple tool you may never need, but it is invaluable when catastrophe does strike. Remember, it only takes one storm to do tremendous damage to your land, your home, your belongings and your vehicles.