The first step to being prepared is knowing what potential hazards are facing your area and how to get the most current information no matter where you are.
Be Informed So You Can Take Action
Sign up for local communications, cell phone applications, get connected through Twitter, and purchase a NOAA Weather Radio so you get the information you need to react fast.
- Sign up for Emergency Notifications in Richardson
- Follow Emergency Management on Twitter
- Purchase a NOAA Weather Radio online or from local camping/technology stores
- Get notified through multiple methods to make sure you get all emergency messages especially when some systems and networks are impacted
Read about common hazards and learn what protective measures to take before, during and after an emergency.
Once you've signed up to receive local warning information and learned how to protect yourself in a disaster, MAKE A PLAN.