Louisiana HAZUS User Group (LAHUG)
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News from Region VI
- Begin Flood Cleanup as Soon as Possible
It’s not too early to begin cleaning up from Louisiana’s severe storms and floods that began Aug. 11.
Flood-damaged items like carpeting, bedding, furniture and other household items can be serious health hazards as well as eyesores. Here are some tips to dispose of these items safely and jumpstart your recovery:
File an Insurance Claim then Register with FEMAEnglish
- Louisiana: Keep in Touch and Update Info with FEMA to Avoid Delays
BATON ROUGE, La. –You may find yourself frequently moving if you’re a survivor of Louisiana’s recent severe storms and floods.
If you’ve had any changes to your contact information it’s important to let FEMA know so the disaster assistance process stays on track.
FEMA may need to contact you to schedule an inspection or to get additional information to help process your application. That’s why it’s important to let them know as soon as possible if you’ve moved or have a new phone number.
You may update contact information two ways:English
- Update on FEMA and Federal Partners’ Support to Disaster Recovery in Louisiana Parishes Affected by Floods
WASHINGTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today an extension to the grace period for expiring flood insurance policies, the latest in a series of actions to support the state in its ongoing response and recovery efforts in Louisiana.English