Section 8: American Red Cross Suite of Apps

 

In this section, we will explore disaster-related apps from the American Red Cross.

Illustration of a generic smartphone with the American Red Cross emblem on-screen.

 

American Red Cross logo

American Red Cross Suite of Apps

 

 

American Red Cross First Aid icon

First Aid—provides life-saving first aid instruction and disaster preparedness information, including videos, interactive quizzes, and simple step-by-step advice.

 

American Red Cross Emergency icon

Emergency—an all-inclusive app that combines more than 35 different severe weather and emergency alerts from natural to man-made, giving users real-time information about incidents that are about to occur in their location.

 

American Red Cross Earthquake icon
American Red Cross Flood icon
American Red Cross Hurricane icon
American Red Cross Tornado icon
American Red Cross Wildfire icon

Disaster-specific—preparedness and response information for earthquakes, floods, hurricanes, and tornadoes.

 

American Red Cross Emergency app home screen on an Android smartphone, with the options: Chemical Emergencies at Home, Drought, Earthquake, Extreme Heat, an dFlood.

American Red Cross Emergency app

 

 

Key Points

In this section, we covered the following main points:

  • The American Red Cross provides several disaster apps, including First Aid, Emergency, and disaster-specific preparedness and response information.

Key American Red Cross Apps:

  • First Aid
  • Emergency
  • Disaster-specific (for example, earthquakes, floods, hurricanes, tornadoes, and wildfires)