The frequency and intensity of all types of extreme events (heat waves, cold snaps, floods, storms, lightning, earthquakes, etc.) is expected to increase in the future.
Exposure to extreme events, natural or man-made, is not just a nuisance, it’s lethal.
Do you know how to protect you and your family?
Winter weather http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/winter/about.asp
Outdoor recreation http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/lightning/outdoorrecreation.asp
Sporting events http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/lightning/sportingevents.asp
Water activities http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/lightning/wateractivities.asp
Carbon Monoxide http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/carbonmonoxide.asp
COPING WITH DISASTER:
Health Professionals http://emergency.cdc.gov/mentalhealth/info_health_prof.asp
Key Principles http://emergency.cdc.gov/mentalhealth/primer.asp