How to Respond In Disaster Situations

When faced with a disaster, you need to act fast to protect yourself and your loved ones. It is best to prepare for common disaster scenarios like floods, hurricanes, and wildfires before they happen so you can quickly take the correct action and get yourself to safety. Disasters often involve hazards like downed power lines, carbon monoxide poisoning, exposures during flood and mold cleanup, and the risk of structural collapse, which can have serious or fatal health effects.

In the below ‘Resources by Type’ you will find support documents, websites, and other resources to improve your disaster preparedness and emergency management.