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Be Prepared- Earthquake
Be Prepared- Fire
Be Prepared- Flood
|NIOSH Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards
The NIOSH Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards (NPG) is intended as a source of general industrial hygiene information on several hundred chemicals/classes for workers, employers, and occupational health professionals. The NPG does not contain an analysis of all pertinent data, rather it presents key information and data in abbreviated or tabular form for chemicals or substance groupings (e.g. cyanides, fluorides, manganese compounds) that are found in the work environment. The information found in the NPG should help users recognize and control occupational chemical hazards.
|MAPIX-M - FEMA Region IX Coordination SIte
The Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA's) Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration's Hazard Mapping Division maintains and updates the National Flood Insurance Program maps. FEMA is working with local communities and other agencies to tap into their mapping expertise as it applies to flood maps.
This site provides scheduling information, calendars of events, meeting minutes, scoping information, and general project information for various studies in FEMA Region IX. A link to a secure collaborative website is also provided to facilitate communication and coordination between FEMA Region IX and MAPIX-M.
|4/12/2009||Be Prepared- Flood
|MAPIX-M - Region IX Coordination Site -- Yolo County, CA
FEMA has posted updated information regarding the flood zones for Yolo County. These maps are preliminary and subject to change without notice.
|Electronic ICS Forms | Emergency Response | NOAA's National Ocean Service
You can download electronic versions of the ICS forms to use on a Macintosh or Windows PC. You can choose either (1) a database containing the ICS forms, or (2) a set of all the ICS forms in PDF format. You can use either version to complete ICS forms and then print them out from your computer.
|Yolo County Office of Emergency Services
The Yolo County Office of Emergency Services (OES), a division of the County Administrative Office, is the emergency management agency for Yolo County, and as such is the lead agency that fulfills the county's requirements under the Emergency Services Act (Government Code Section 8550 et. seq.). This office works with partners in the emergency management programs of the Cities of Davis, West Sacramento, Winters, and Woodland as well as the University of California at Davis and the Rumsey Rancheria. OES also works with the various special districts, authorities, and joint powers authorities within the boundaries of Yolo County.
|1/13/2008||Emergency Information||City of Davis Emergency Information
Various links to emergency information that primarily pertains to the City of Davis, but also has some Yolo County information included.
|1/13/2008||Emergency Information||County of Sacramento Emergency Information
Various links to emergency information in and around Sacramento.
|10/26/2007||Be Prepared- Fire
UC Cooperative Extension, with special funding from the San Diego County Board of Supervisors, developed a site that creates awareness of wildfire risks and hazards and offers tips on how to reduce them: Lots of links.
SCAN USA was formed to provide the first national alert system, called the Safe Community Alert Network, or SCAN, that allows local law enforcement and public safety agencies to send alerts to the PCs, cell phones and PDAs of their neighborhood and local residents. Integral to SCAN is the exclusive relationship the company has with the California Organization of Police and Sheriffs, or COPS.
|Good Samaritan Statutes
Good Samaritan statutes are laws enacted by the various states that
protect healthcare providers and other rescuers from being sued when
they are giving emergency help to a victim provided the person uses
reasonable, prudent guidelines for care using the resources they have
available at the time of the accident.