Organizations and Agencies

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  • Date
  • Type
  • Title
Jan 29, 2017
American Red Cross: Be Prepared

http://www.redcross.org/prepare

Disaster preparedness: Terrorism, Power Outage, Family Disaster Planning, Children & Disasters, Special Needs & Concerns, Animal Safety, Financial Preparations

Source: American Red Cross

Jan 29, 2017
Disaster Assistance.Gov

http://www.disasterassistance.gov/

This DisasterHelp web site is an initial deployment that will become part of a larger initiative aimed at greatly enhancing Disaster Management on an interagency and intergovernmental basis.

Source: Disaster Assistance.Gov

Jan 29, 2017
Oregon Office of Emergency Management: Earthquakes

http://www.oregon.gov/OMD/OEM/pages/plans_train/earthquake.aspx

Visit this site for access to resources from Oregon Office of Emergency Management related to earthquake response and preparedness, including publications and videos.

Source: OEM

Jan 28, 2017
CDC Emergency Preparedness and Response

https://emergency.cdc.gov/planning/

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.

Source: CDC

Jan 10, 2010
Oregon Poison Center

http://www.ohsu.edu/poison/

Regional toxicology resource serving Oregon, Alaska and Guam. Emergency treatment recommendations for poisoning and toxic exposures.

Source: OHSU

Apr 01, 2008
U.S. National Response Team

http://www.nrt.org/

The U.S. National Response Team (NRT) provides technical assistance, resources and coordination on preparedness, planning, response and recovery activities for emergencies involving hazardous substances, pollutants and contaminants, oil, and weapons of mass destruction in natural and technological disasters and other environmental incidents of national significance.

Source: NRT