POSTED: Thursday, April 18, 2013 - 3:47pm
UPDATED: Thursday, April 18, 2013 - 3:50pm
West, TX (CNN) — The Office of Governor Rick Perry assured Texans of the state's preparedness Thursday, in the wake of Wednesday night's explosions in West, Texas.
"In Texas, we hope for the best, but prepare for the worst, and Texans can be assured that no state is more prepared than ours to handle the full spectrum of threats, including man-made and natural disasters," was written on the office's website.
The information included family phone lines to check in on family members an assistance. Contact numbers for blood donations and shelter were also provided.
More information on these number is available here: http://governor.state.tx.us/disaster/#.UXAxFPhBE74.twitter