Protective actions are things that you should do right away in order to protect yourself and your family when you are alerted to, or warned of, a disaster. Depending on the kind of disaster, you will have to take different actions, and the videos below will help you understand what you should do. Subtitles of these videos can be shown in different languages by clicking on the gear icons, and then the close caption icons, in the lower right.


Leaving Areas Affected by a Disaster


Shelter during Flooding, Chemical Spills, or Active Shooter Emergencies


Returning Home After a Disaster


Food Safety After Returning Home