Information for Professionals and Response Workers

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Are you a healthcare professional or an emergency response worker? Find out how you can help people stay safe and recover after a hurricane.

Guidance for Emergency Responders in U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico

Use this information to improve safety and reduce exposure risks during the emergency response in the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico.

Safety Information for Health Care Professionals

Find information on vaccinations, controlling infections, drug safety, and reopening health care centers after a disaster.

Safety Information for Response and Cleanup Workers

Get the facts on safety, cleanup, and health recommendations for volunteers and cleanup workers.

Public Service Announcements (PSAs) for Disasters

Public Service Announcements help the media and other professionals get information to the public about preparing for hurricanes and staying safe during and after.

Preparedness and Messaging for Hurricanes, Flooding, and Similar Disasters (Second Edition | 2022)

The purpose of Preparedness and Safety Messaging for Hurricanes, Flooding, and Similar Disasters is to provide a preparedness and response resource for all jurisdictions to use before, during, and after a response.”

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