Emergency Tools and Supplies

Having the proper tools and emergency supplies can help provide a safe and warm enviroment. Equipment such as radios, flashlights, communication units, sleeping bags, and supplies such as duct tape or plastic sheeting can have an important effect on protection from the enviroment.
Having some basic tools and supplies on hand gives you the ability to setup temporary protected invironments as well as address shelter and warmth. Your climate will dictate to a large degree the supplies you should stock to stay warm and safe. Things you should have:

Radio - AM/FM Shortwave - batteries or self powered

Duct Tape and Plastic Sheeting

Flashlights - Batteries

Wrenches - for turning off gas/water lines

Axe and Digging tools

Two-Way Radios - Walkie Talkies

Space Blankets - Sleeping Bags

Headlamps - Flashlight Bulbs

Rope

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Preparedness: -
  • "A good character is the best tombstone. Carve your name on hearts, and not on marble." - Charles H. Spurgeon
  • "He is most free from danger, who, even when safe, is on his guard."
  • "Every disaster response is local. It's up to us to take care of our people." - Mike Manning
  • "When written in Chinese, the word 'crisis' is composed of two characters. One represents danger, and the other represents opportunity." - John F. Kennedy
  • "The first law of every creature is that of self-preservation, of staying alive." - Niccolo Machiavelli
  • "For want of a nail, the shoe was lost...For want of the shoe, the horse was lost...For want of the horse, the rider was lost...For want of the rider, the battle was lost...For want of the battle, the kingdom was lost...And all for the want of a horseshoe nail." - Benjamin Franklin

America's Ready to RollAmerica's REaDy to Roll is a division of the USA McDonald Corporation, which also owns NORCO Products. We have been building custom, contract furniture for schools and commercial projects for more than 40 years. Our manufacturing plant is located in the heart of Montana's Big Sky Country, contributing hundreds of jobs to the local economy. In the early years, NORCO Products specialized solely in custom-manufactured cabinets. 

Today, NORCO Products builds a wide variety of versatile classroom, storage, office, mobile and unique custom-made furniture that is regularly shipped to clients in all 50 states and 7 countries!  We know it's not the first sale that counts, but the second. We are confident that once you buy and use NORCO Products furniture, you will see it is the best quality furniture on the market today.

America's Ready to RollAmerica's REaDy to Roll guarantees ALL product quality, safety, and availability for up to 5 years after delivery!  America's REaDy to Roll offers a 10 Year warranty on Fully Welded-Unitized Steel Frame Cabinets!  The America's REaDy to Roll warranty promises all high density plastic laminate panels, frames, and hardware to be free of defects in material and workmanship. If for any reason you are not fully satisfied with our product, please contact us for immediate assistance.

All of our durable, competitively priced products are made in our Missoula, Montana, USA plant. At America's REaDy to Roll, we guarantee that our workmanship will exceed your expectations of quality, reliability, safety, and availability with our full product warranty. 
America's REaDy to Roll is dedicated to customizing individual requests and investing personal attention and detail into every facet of our customer's needs.

America's Ready to RollAmerica's REaDy to Roll has a 5 year warranty following delivery!  USA McDonald Corporation Products is dedicated to continue in its mission as an environmentally responsible manufacturer of office and classroom furniture. Our first priority is providing Quality "Design Performance Furniture" for today's classrooms at a competitive price. USA McDonald Corporation maintains a stringent purchasing policy of utilizing only vendors who are Environmentally Certified and meet the requirement for quality performance.

America's REaDy to Roll is dedicated to being an environmentally responsible manufacturer of office and classroom furniture.
1. America's REaDy to Roll continually strives to make important, innovative improvements in manufacturing.
a. Implementation of new environmentally friendly, non-toxic paint line (2007)
b. Conservation of our natural resource water.
Provide all waste water to be eliminated through in-house evaporation system (ensuring no environmental impact, with no waste water leaving the facility).
Utilize only environmentally friendly, non-toxic chemicals in processing and production.
c. Recycle all by-products
Steel and corrugated cardboard (Pacific Steel), wood pallets and scrap wood (Progress Tool & Die, Johnson Bros.)
2.Maintain efficient energy use regarding business equipment, lighting and heating.
a. Fluorescent lighting installed in plant and office
b. High-Intensity Discharge Lighting for outside of building
c. Plant heated with waste steam from press and wash-line.
d. Installation of water-efficient plumbing fixtures to include low-flow toilets, high efficiency shower heads, fluorescent lighting and toxic- free paint.
e. Standard office practices include the purchase of all "Energy Star" products.
f. Reduce waste, reuse, and recycle all paper products and packaging material.
3. Products are built to last, and will not break down or add to landfill waste.
4. America's Ready to Roll is committed to utilizing vendors providing Environmentally Certified Products.

America's Ready to RollAmerica's REaDy to Roll believes in the strength of the community. USA McDonald Corporation, America's REaDy to Roll parent company, is an active participant in several community, regional, and national organizations.  "Being Prepared" is the focus of The Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Response Association, of which we are a member. Associations we have been or are currently involved with include: National Federation of Independent Businesses, Montana Spirit of Enterprise, National Association of Manufacturers, US Chamber of Commerce, Montana Economic Development Corporation, Western Montana Fish and Game Association, Ducks Unlimited, Exchange Club, Rotary, American Legion, Korean War Memorial Committee, Friends to Youth, National Guard, Stephen Ministry, S.W. Washington Medical Center Auxiliary, Physicians and Surgeons Hospital Auxiliary, Missoula International Friendship Program, Missoula Chamber of Commerce, United Peoples Pow Wow and Meals on Wheels.