posted on Jan, 1 2014 @ 11:30 PM
reply to post by Theeastcoastwest
Standard ordering procedure. No worrying necessary. Meds have expiration dates.
I assure you that they will toss out that near-same amount we have now that are expired.
We have to be prepared, and those who haven't a clue about disaster preparedness freak out when they see the numbers.
Multiply that huge amount and then imagine 1,000's of DIFFERENT supplies, meds, food ALSO maintained...and periodically tossed out and
Sometimes in 1st Response, we talk about how you guys can make us feel. We train-you think we know something. We have logistics movings things to
train...must be something up. Order new med supplies, food...even ammo...look out you think something up.
That makes us feel unappreciated (though we don't do this for praise, but because we care about our families and yours). If we weren't prepared with
fresh and current supplies and training...you'd be mad at that as well.
What would you have us do?
C'mon. Please MS
EMT/ERT1st Responder Advanced Disaster Life Support
CItizen Corps/FEMA/Homeland Security
Region 2 South
Wayne County, Michigan