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Active shooter

Information on what to do if there's an active shooter event in Philadelphia.

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Carbon monoxide poisoning

Information on what to do if you suspect carbon monoxide poisoning, and some carbon monoxide safety tips.

Center City high-rise office building rallying points

Information on rallying points for for high-rise office buildings in Center-City.

Cooling center, find a

Where to find public cooling centers during times of extreme heat and humidity in Philadelphia.

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Disaster recovery funding

Information on where the funding for disaster recovery comes from for the City of Philadelphia.

Drought

Information on what to do if a drought strikes Philadelphia.

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Earthquake

Information on what to do if an earthquake strikes Philadelphia.

Emergency donations

Information on donations that might be helpful after a disaster.

Emergency plan, make an

Information on how to make an emergency plan to prepare for any emergencies that may come up.

Emergency, after an

Information on what to do after an emergency, including how to get access to a restricted area, and how to get disaster recovery funding.

Emergency, prepare for an

Information on how to prepare for different kinds of emergencies in Philadelphia.

Evacuation routes

Information on evacuation routes and evacuation zones in Philadelphia.

Evacuations

Information on evacuation routes and rallying points for high rise buildings.

Explosion

Information on how to respond if there's an explosion in Philadelphia.

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Fire

Information on how to prepare for a fire before it starts.

Flood

Information on how to prepare for and deal with flooding in Philadelphia.

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Go bag, make a

Information on how to make a personal evacuation kit. It should have basic supplies to help keep you and your family healthy and safe.

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Hazardous materials

Information on what to do if there's a hazardous materials incident in Philadelphia.

Heat-related illness

How to recognize heat-related illnesses.

Hot weather

Information on how to manage excessive heat in Philadelphia by staying safe and cool.

How you can help

Information on how you can help after a disaster.

Human-caused hazards

Information on what to do in human-caused hazards in Philadelphia.

Hurricane or tropical storm

Information on what to do during a hurricane or tropical storm if one should hit Philadelphia.

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Infectious disease

Information on what to do if any disease or biological emergencies occur in Philadelphia.

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Keep documents safe

Information on how to keep your paper and computer files and records safe in an emergency.

Keep pets safe

The City requires that pet owners keep their pets safe during extreme heat and cold.

Know whether to stay or go

Information on what to do in an emergency that requires you to stay home, and in an emergency that requires you to evacuate.

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Natural hazards

Information on how to handle natural hazards that may hit Philadelphia.

Nuclear or radiation incident

Information on what to do if there's a nuclear or radiation incident in Philadelphia.

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Plan for everyone

Information on how to make emergency plans for everyone in your household, including your pets.

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Restricted areas, access to

Information on the program that helps businesses reduce damage after disasters by allowing access to restricted areas after an emergency.

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Shelter-in-place kit, make a

Information on how to create a kit to keep in your house for use in an emergency when you can't leave the house.

Stay informed

Information on how to stay informed during an emergency using ReadyPhiladelphia, the media, and Philly311.

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Terrorism

Information about how Philadelphia prepares for and prevents acts of terrorism.

Thunderstorm

Information on what to do before and during thunderstorms in Philadelphia.

Tornado and wind storms

Information on what to do before and during a tornado in Philadelphia.

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University City high-rise office building rallying points

Information on rallying points for University City high-rise office buildings in case of emergency.

Utility interruption

Information on how to prepare for a utility interruption and power outage.

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Volunteering

Information on volunteering in Philadelphia after a disaster.

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Winter weather

Information on how to handle severe winter weather in Philadelphia.

Workshop, attend a

Attend a workshop and learn what to do in case of an emergency --- hosted by the Office of Emergency Management.


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