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. 

Cold Weather

Hot Weather

Hurricanes, Storms, and Floods

Influenza (Flu)


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

  • Maryland Information
  • CDC Website
  • Avoiding Mosquito Bites
  • Travel During Pregnancy
  • Mosquito Control Fact Sheet
  • Resources for Home Care Patients​

    Last updated: 03/03/2017