Be Prepared - Fact Sheets and Resources

Would you know what to do in the event of a significant public health incident, such as a natural disaster, pandemic or act of terrorism? Visit the pages and fact sheets below for information on how to prepare for and respond to a variety of emergencies. 

General Preparedness Information


Bioterrorism Agents and Diseases


Cold Weather


Hot Weather


Hurricanes, Storms and Floods


Influenza (Flu)


Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS or MERS-CoV)

 

 

Radiation

  • Radiation Emergencies
  • Dirty Bombs
  • Improvised Nuclear Devices (IND)
  • Radiation Emergencies Web page
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    Zika Virus Disease

  • Maryland Information
  • CDC Website
  • Avoiding Mosquito Bites
  • Travel During Pregnancy
  • Mosquito Control Fact Sheet

  • Last updated: 4.25.16