Emergency Preparedness

Emergency Preparedness

An emergency can arise at any time, therefore preparedness is of the utmost importance.  Our goal is to provide medical and emergency information to the residents and visitors of Beaufort County, SC.  



File for Life is a document that provides up to date personal medical information to medical personnel, should an emergency arise.   This document should include the following:

  • Name
  • Date of Birth
  • Contact Information
  • Emergency Contact Information
  • Medical History - prior surgeries, current medical conditions
  • Medication Allergies
  • Current Prescription List

Please click on File For Life Document to download your personal copy.  Para la Archivo de Por Vida en español.

You can also order a File for Life card and holder from www.folife.org




Please click on Hurricane Checklist to see Beaufort County EMS preparation recommendations.  Para la version espanol, Lista de Verificación de Huracanes.