"The sheer size and geographic diversity of the United States mean that the country experiences a variety of different natural disasters on a frequent basis. Rather than just an extreme natural event such has a hurricane, a flood or an earthquake, a natural disaster is characterized by a great deal of damage and /or loss of life.”
– Statista, Natural Disasters in the United States
There are many ways to prepare against disasters.
The first step is to get educated.
Questions to Ask:
- What are the different types of disasters?
- Which are common in our area?
- What needs to be place & who in the organization needs to know?
Download our Natural Disaster List Map to find out what conditions are considered disaster and what your geographical location is most susceptible to.