||money (cash); bank book; drivers license; inkan (hanko); health insurance certificate; passport; alien registration certificate; etc.
||emergency food (crackers, retort meals, canned goods, etc); drinking water (3 liters / day) - Don't forget to check the expiration date! - prepare about a 3 day supply of these items
||battery operated flashlight; candles; etc. (Don't forget to pack some batteries and a lighter or matches!)
||portable radio; work gloves; rope; mask; vinyl sheeting; blanket, etc. (Don't forget to pack spare batteries!)
||medicine (antiseptic; eyedrops; gastro-intestinal medication; etc.); band-aids; elastic bandages; whistle; etc. (Don't forget prescription medications!)
||Underwear; jacket; towels, etc. (Have these ready so that you can access them easily when needed. Change them to suit the seasons.)