Disaster Can Strike at Any Time

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Lightning is a severe weather event which can strike at any time.


On average every day, 36 people suffer injuries and 7 people die in a house related fire.


Storms create destructive winds, storm surges along the coast.


The risk of flooding has increased in most coastal regions and that risk is projected to grow.


Excessive heat can be cause for serious concern.


Believe it or not, all areas of the US are vulnerable to wild fires.

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Do you know what it takes to be ready for a disaster? Test your knowledge of the facts and find out what your safety score is.

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Special needs

The elderly, medically compromised and those with special needs often need to make additional arrangements in an effort be fully prepared.

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For Kids

Sesame Street Let's Get Ready: Planning Together for Emergencies, created with support provided by PSEG, is a bilingual (English and Spanish) multiple media resource designed to help entire families, especially those with young children, to plan and prepare together for emergencies.

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Get up-to-the-minute alerts on severe weather and power outages across the Island.

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