|Earthquake Preparedness & Safety Tips||
|FACT SHEET: EARTHQUAKES|
Largest Earthquakes in the United States
Earthquakes strike suddenly, violently and without warning. Identifying potential hazards ahead of time and advance planning can re...
|Tornados information & Safety Tips||
|Fact Sheet: TORNADOES
When a tornado is coming, you have only a short amount of time to make life-or-death decisions. Advance planning and quick response are the keys to surviving a tornado.
|- HURRICANES -
Hurricanes can be dangerous killers. Learning the hurricane warning messages and planning ahead can reduce the chances of injury or major property damage.
|Extreme Heat Information & Safety Tips||
|Fact Sheet: Extreme Heat
Doing too much on a hot day, spending too much time in the sun or staying too long in an overheated place can cause heat-related illnesses. Know the symptoms of heat disorders ...|
|Flash Floods & Flooding Information & Safety Tips||
|FACT SHEET: FLOODS AND FLASH FLOODS
Mitigation pays. It includes any activities that prevent an emergency, reduce the chance of an emergency happening, or lessen the damaging effects of unavoidable em...|
|FACT SHEET: VOLCANOES
Volcanic eruptions can hurl hot rocks for at least 20 miles. Floods, airborne ash, or noxious fumes can spread 100 miles or more. If you live near a known volcano, active or dorma...|
|- TSUNAMIS -
A tsunami is a series of waves that may be dangerous and destructive. When you hear a tsunami warning, move at once to higher ground and stay there until local aut...|
|Winter Preparedness Information & Safety Tips||
|Winter Preparedness Safety Tips
Timely preparation, including structural and non-structural mitigation measures to avoid the impacts of severe winter weather, can avert heavy personal, business and gov...|
|Fire Storms Information & Safety Tips||
|FACT SHEET: FIRE Storms
The threat of wild fires for people living near wildland areas or using recreational facilities in wilderness areas is real. Advance planning and knowing how to protect build...|
A terrorist attack with weapons such as firearms, explosives, incendiary devices, nuclear, biological or chemical in the United States remains a real possibility, e...|
|House and Building Fires Information & Safety Tips||
|FACT SHEET: HOUSE AND BUILDING FIRES
A fire can engulf a structure in a matter of minutes. Understanding the basic characteristics of fire and learning the proper safety practices can be the key to su...|
|Hazardous Material Precautions & Safety Tips||
|FACT SHEET: HAZARDOUS MATERIAL Precautions & Safety Tips
A hazardous materials accident can occur anywhere. Communities located near chemical manufacturing plants are particularly at risk. However, ha...|
|Pets and Disasters Information & Safety Tips||
|Pets and Disasters
Make arrangements for your pets as part of your household disaster planning. If you must evacuate your home, it's always best to ...|
|Livestock and Wildlife Disaster Management||
|The Humane Society of the United States Offers Disaster Planning Tips for Pets, Livestock and Wildlife.
Whether it's a large-scale natural catastrophe or an unforeseen emergency that causes you to lea...|
|Boating Safety Equipment Checklist & Safety Tips||
|Boating Safety Checklist
Print this page and keep it with your boat or inside your garage, ready for inspection. By using this checklist, or one fine tuned by yourself, you'll be sure that everything ...|
|Airline Travel Information & Safety Tips||
|Basic Cabin Safety Tips - Adult & Children|
Listen to the pre-flight safety briefing.
Read the safety data card in the seat pocket in front of you.
When in your seat, keep your seat belt on. The...