Know the Risks in the Greater Kansas City Area
The first step in preparing for emergencies is to learn more about the risks. Different types of disasters will call for different types of responses. For example, flooding might require evacuation while a chemical spill might require you to stay in your home and shelter in place. Understanding the risks and knowing what to do in each situation will help you protect yourself and your family.
Use the links below to learn more about how to prepare for, and sustain during, each of these hazards, or contact your local emergency management department for more information.