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Planning for an Emergency

The possibility of public health emergencies arising in the United States concerns many people in the wake of recent hurricanes, acts of terrorism, and the threat of pandemic influenza. Though some people feel it is impossible to be prepared for unexpected events, the truth is that taking preparedness actions helps people deal with disasters of all sorts much more effectively when they do occur.
There are many websites available to provide information to residents about emergencies and emergency preparedness. Follow any of the following links to learn more about planning and preparing for emergencies.

Ready.Gov
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention  
Sweetwater County Emergency Management