Preparedness

Additonal Resources

In addition to those listed above, an array of sites offer helpful information:

US

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response
http://www.cdc.gov/

Department of Health and Human Services

Disasters and Emergencies
http://www.hhs.gov/

U.S. Department of State

Travel Alerts and Warnings
http://travel.state.gov/content/passports/en/alertswarnings.html

 

LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Ready

Official Website of the Department of Homeland Security
https://www.ready.gov/

New York City

Information on public safety, health, transportation, and human services
http://home.nyc.gov/

 

NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS

American Red Cross

Disaster and Safety Library
http://www.redcross.org/services/disaster/

 

RADIO STATIONS

1010 WINS - 1010AM

WCBS 880 - 880AM


Asia

Emergency Planning

Government Emergency Response Plans
http://www.sb.gov.hk/eng/emergency/

Travel Warnings

Outbound Travel Alerts
http://www.sb.gov.hk/eng/ota/

Health Alerts

HK Center for Health Protection
http://www.sb.gov.hk/eng/ota/

Inclement Weather

HK Observatory
http://www.hko.gov.hk/contente.htm

Traffic & Transport

Transport Department
http://www.td.gov.hk/en/home/index.html

Emergency Services

Dial ‘999’ for immediate assistance.
Police: http://www.police.gov.hk/ppp_en/
Fire & Ambulance: http://www.hkfsd.gov.hk/eng/index.html

The public can download the Security Bureau Mobile App, "Safeguard HK".
http://www.sb.gov.hk/eng/news/mobileapp/index.htm



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