For New Jersey residents, the basics of preparedness are all the same. They begin with creating your Emergency Action Plan and your Emergency Supply Kit. Go the NJOEM Basic Preparedness page to get started.
The following links provide information about specific hazards and the additional steps you can take to prepare.
Blizzards, Nor’easters and other Winter Hazards
Chemical Emergencies – NJ Department of Health and Senior Services Website
Drought – NJ Drought Information website (DEP)
Earthquakes and other Geologic Events
Hazmat Incidents – 1-877-WARNDEP – Solid and Hazardous Waste Website (DEP)
Heat-Related Emergencies – FEMA Website
Nuclear/Radiological Events (Nuclear Generating Stations)
Pandemic Flu and All Flus – NJ Department of Health and Senior Services Website
Wildfires – Division of Parks and Forestry Website