32 In New Zealand emergencies can happen anywhere, any time, and often without warning. When they do, civil defence and emergency services will be busy helping people who need them most. STUCK AT HOME CAN'T GET HOME NO WATER HAVE TO EVACUATE NO INTERNET OR PHONE NO POWER WHAT WOULD YOU DO? WWW.HAPPENS.NZ Floods, storms, severe weather, earthquakes, volcanoes, tsunami and landslides can disrupt our lives, damage property and cause serious harm. The good news is, it’s easy to make sure you, and the people you care about, are ready to get through. Have a chat with your family and friends, and work out what you’ll do.