National Preparedness Month – Weekly Focus is on Emergency Response

This week’s National Preparedness Month focus is Emergency Response. Planning ahead for an emergency can reduce the public health and economic consequences of natural or man-made disasters.

EPA’s Water Utility Response On-The-Go mobile website puts emergency response resources in the palm of your hand.  New features – including local weather watches and warnings, customizable contact lists, and enhanced damage assessment forms – improve real-time access to information and tools that water utilities may need during an emergency.  Bookmark Response On-The-Go on your mobile device today!

We should all plan for emergencies today to reduce future impacts.  Whether you are updating your Emergency Response Plan, identifying mitigation projects, or connecting to a mutual aid network, EPA has tools and resources to help your utility prepare for disasters.  Click this link for more information https://www.epa.gov/waterutilityresponse

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