California residents need to be
prepared for many different types of public health emergencies and
disasters. Natural disasters such as earthquakes, wildfires and
mudslides are all a part of life here in our state. Man-made
disasters such as bioterrorism or chemical terrorism are also a fact of life
that Californians must be prepared for.
Make sure that you and your
family know about the various kinds of disasters that might occur in California
and what to do should a particular crisis occur. Know what you can
do to protect your health and the health of your family.