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Fire Safety - Public Education Resources
Carbon Monoxide Alarm Information Sheet
US Fire Administration (FEMA)
Fact Link: Heating Fire Safety (U.S. Fire Administration)
Fact Link: Cooking Fire Safety (U.S. Fire Administration)
Fact Link: Holiday Fire Safety (U.S. Fire Administration)
Fact Sheet: Stay Cool TipsFact Sheet: Heat Wave
Fact Sheet: How to Protect Your Family from Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
Fact Sheet: Preventing Mold in Your Home
Fact Sheet: Preventing Asbestos Exposure in the Home
Fact Sheet: Preventing Lead Poisoning In The Home
Fact Sheet: Protect Your Home from Radon
Fact Sheet: Frostbite and Hypothermia Awareness
Fact Sheet: The Scoop About Snow Shoveling
Video: Be aware of radon hazards in your home.
Dept. of Commerce Disaster Packet 2014
University of Minnesota Extension - Extreme Weather Preparedness Information
Guide to Emergency Preparedness for People with Disabilities
Emergency Preparedness: Addressing Disability Issues in the Workplace Toolkit
Fact Sheet: How Winter Storms Form
Fact Sheet: NWS Winter Storm Warning Terms
Fact Sheet: Winter Storms: Cold
Fact Sheet: Wind chill
Fact Sheet: Heavy Snow and ice
Downloadable Chart: NWS Wind Chill Chart
Heat Events Guidebook [PDF] - Environmental Protection Agency
Heat Index Chart [PDF] - Courtesy of the National Weather Service - Chanhassen OfficeTornado FAQ online - history, science, forecasting, etc..
Lightning SafetyFloods: The Awesome Power“Watch Out…Storms Ahead” Owlie Skywarn’s Weather Book
NOAA Winter Weather Resources
NOAA weather radio information
Ready.gov - U.S. Department of Homeland Security/FEMA “Ready” campaign. Find publications on family preparedness, including information for older persons, those with disabilities and other special needs, and pet owners.
Emergency Preparedness Information from the National Organization on Disabilities (NOD)
Guide for Evaluating Severe Weather Shelter Areas in Buildings
Safe-a-Rooni – invites children to take a “safety safari” (‘cause it’s a jungle out there!)
Tornado Safety Checklist (English)
Tornado Safety Checklist (Spanish)
Flood Safety Checklist (English)
Flood Safety Checklist (Spanish)
Thunderstorm Safety Checklist (English)
Thunderstorm Safety Checklist (Spanish)
Winter Weather Safety Checklist (English)
Winter Weather Safety Checklist (Spanish)