NOTE: the preparedness resources on this website are too numerous to list on one page. For more resources on specific topics, see the list of specific types of emergencies below.
The Public Health Emergency Response Guide for State, Local, and Tribal Public Health Directors is an all-hazards reference tool for health professionals who are responsible for initiating the public health response during the first 24 hours (i.e., the acute phase) of an emergency or disaster.
This site provides information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Agents, Diseases and Other Threats.
Here are tools and information for emergency responders and planners, and others working to understand and mitigate the effects of oil and hazardous materials in our waters and along our coasts.
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Emergency Responders, Terrorist Response, Personal Protective Equipment, Disaster Site Management, Natural Disasters.
Nobody expects an emergency or disaster?especially one that affects them, their employees, and their business personally. However, emergencies and disasters can strike anyone, anytime, and anywhere. You and your employees could be forced to evacuate your workplace when you least expect it.
Also see Emerging Infections & Flu
Also see Terrorism