CDC Resources for Disaster Recovery Efforts

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CDC Resources for Disaster Recovery Efforts

Fri, 09/01/2017

Because many of you work with personnel who directly interact with residents, or with personnel who help in recovery efforts, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is sharing a few documents that can be directly shared with affected people and recovery workers. These documents will help people avoid illness and injury from mold, improper use of generators, and other post-storm hazards:

Please see the following links for information on how to stay safe after a hurricane:

Returning Home

Stay Safe & Healthy After the Storms

Protecting Your Loved Ones

CDC also advises workers and volunteers to read the CDC website on worker safety following storms and floods: https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/emres/flood.html. This page provides additional links that inform workers on how to protect against many different types of hazards that might occur following a hurricane.

Many of you serve clients who speak Spanish. Please see the links below for Spanish-language hurricane communication resources:

En Español

English

Huracanes y otras tormentas tropicales:
https://www.cdc.gov/es/disasters/hurricanes/index.html

Hurricanes and Other Tropical Storms:
https://www.cdc.gov/disasters/hurricanes/index.html

Antes de un huracán:
https://www.cdc.gov/es/disasters/hurricanes/before.html

Before a Hurricane:
https://www.cdc.gov/disasters/hurricanes/before.html

Durante un huracán:
https://www.cdc.gov/es/disasters/hurricanes/during.html

During a Hurricane:
https://www.cdc.gov/disasters/hurricanes/during.html

Después de un huracán:
https://www.cdc.gov/es/disasters/hurricanes/after.html

After a Hurricane:
https://www.cdc.gov/disasters/hurricanes/after.html

Asegúrese de que los alimentos y el agua se puedan consumir sin correr riesgo:
https://www.cdc.gov/es/disasters/hurricanes/foodwater.html

Keep Food and Water Safe After a Disaster or Emergency:
https://www.cdc.gov/disasters/foodwater/facts.html

Manténgase a salvo después de un huracán:
https://www.cdc.gov/es/disasters/hurricanes/be-safe-after.html

Be Safe After a Hurricane:
https://www.cdc.gov/disasters/hurricanes/be-safe-after.html

Limpie su casa:
https://www.cdc.gov/es/disasters/hurricanes/cleanup-home.html

Clean Up Your Home:
https://www.cdc.gov/disasters/hurricanes/cleanup-home.html

Más recursos para las familias:
https://www.cdc.gov/es/disasters/hurricanes/more-resources.html

More Resources for Families:
https://www.cdc.gov/disasters/hurricanes/more-resources.html

Información para profesionales y trabajadores de respuesta a emergencias:
https://www.cdc.gov/es/disasters/hurricanes/info-hcp-workers.html

Information for Professionals and Response Workers:
https://www.cdc.gov/disasters/hurricanes/info-hcp-workers.html

Información de seguridad para trabajadores de respuesta a emergencias y de limpieza:
https://www.cdc.gov/es/disasters/hurricanes/workers.html

Safety Information for Response and Cleanup Workers:
https://www.cdc.gov/disasters/hurricanes/workers.html

Información de seguridad para los profesionales de la salud:
https://www.cdc.gov/es/disasters/hurricanes/hcp.html

Safety Information for Health Care Professionals:
https://www.cdc.gov/disasters/hurricanes/hcp.html

Anuncios de servicio público (PSA): https://www.cdc.gov/es/disasters/hurricanes/psa.html

Public Service Announcements (PSAs): https://www.cdc.gov/disasters/hurricanes/psa.html