Disaster Response and Preparedness

CSEPP

To Safely Dispose of Chemical Weapons, The U.S. Army Has Developed Some Next-Level Tools

Posted by on Jun 1, 2017

As lethal as any conventional attack, compounds like sarin and the nerve gas VX also cause an alarming amount of pain and suffering, and have been frowned upon by international...

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Severe Weather

Emergency Preparedness for Individuals with Disabilities

Posted by on Jun 19, 2016

Top 10 List of Steps to Get Ready for Emergencies for Parents/Guardians of Children with Disabilities/Special Health Care Needs If you do nothing else to get ready, think about...

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Preparedness

Wildland Fires, Dry Conditions Create Hazards for Deer Hunters

Posted by on Nov 8, 2016

More than 300,000 Kentucky hunters preparing for this years deer season should be aware there are at least 22 wildland fires burning, many in southeast Kentucky, as drought...

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Plans and Tips

Heat Safety for People and Pets in Vehicles

Posted by on Jul 6, 2017

With the summer months upon us, now is the time to learn about the dangers of heatstroke and being trapped in a hot car. Learn how the temperature outside may affect the...

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Recent Posts

New Public Alert System

New Public Alert System

Jul 6, 2017

Garrard County Emergency Management Agency and CSEPP are implementing a new public alert system, Regroup. Regroup will allow public safety agencies in Garrard County and the City of Lancaster to notify the public about dangers, events and other public safety matters that may affect the public. Users can enter in multiple phone numbers, e-mail addresses and...

Heat Safety for People and Pets in Vehicles

Heat Safety for People and Pets in Vehicles

Jul 6, 2017

With the summer months upon us, now is the time to learn about the dangers of heatstroke and being trapped in a hot car. Learn how the temperature outside may affect the temperature inside your vehicle. Heatstroke is dangerous and can be deadly. Never leave children, pets, or older adults unattended in a parked car.  Use the following life saving tips to...

Alternate Routes: Lessons Learned

Alternate Routes: Lessons Learned

Jun 6, 2017

What this means for child care programs: Plan out your travel routes, do you cross over or under any roads? How would your route change if these routes were suddenly closed? Review your communication plans. The collapse in Atlanta stranded people in grid-lock for hours. Parents, how would you communicate to your provider about the delay? Providers, what...