September is National Preparedness Month
2018 Weekly Themes
- Week 1: Sept 1-8 Make and Practice Your Plan
- Week 2: Sept 9-15* Learn Life Saving Skills
- Week 3: Sept 16-22 Check Your Coverage
- Week 4: Sept 23-29 Save For an Emergency
- September 15 is a National Day of Action
Utah’s Emergency Management Conference is coming in October
Registration is open to current emergency managers
Utah Current Conditions Map
Are we adequately planning for Utah’s Natural Hazards? Let us know!
Public comment period now open for the Utah Hazard Mitigation Plan
During the process of updating the mitigation plan, Utah DEM is accepting public comment on the current State Hazard Mitigation Plan. You can find the 2014 Mitigation Plan here.
Find My Emergency Manager
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- Power outages
- Lightning Safety
- Extreme Heat
- Earthquake Preparedness
- Wildfire Season
- Winter Weather Preparedness
- Flood Safety Awareness
- National Preparedness Month (September)
- Cybersecurity Awareness Month (October)
More emergency preparedness information at:
Great Utah ShakeOut
Mark your calendars for April 19, 2018, for the seventh Great Utah ShakeOut!
A record-breaking 1,011,532 Utahns participated in 2017! You can still sign up your family, church group, business, school or workplace at ShakeOut.org/utah. In the mean time, you can upload photos, stories or videos to the ShakeOut website by logging into your profile.
Take time to ramp up your preparedness by visiting our BeReadyUtah.gov program
Since 2012, millions of Utahns have participated in the Great Utah ShakeOut. You can also download your own banners to display on your website, blog or Facebook page from the Resources section of the site.
Want to know who’s participating? Here’s the list.
Follow the ShakeOut on Twitter: @UtahShakeOut or by using the hashtag #shakeout there, on Pinterest or Instagram. Check us out on Facebook, too: Facebook.com/UtahShakeOut