Potential Hazards in Baltimore

Baltimore City is prone to a number of natural and man-made hazards;

It is important to understand these different hazards and how they can affect your household or your business;

Here are a few of the potential hazards that could affect the city:

 

Earthquakes

Earthquakes strike suddenly, violently, without warning, and at any time of the year and at any time of the day or night....

Extreme Heat

Learn about some steps you can take to prevent heat exhaustion...

Hazardous Materials Incidents

Hazardous materials (HazMats) are part of our economy. They are used to make an array of commercial and industrial products which we consume and rely ...

Power Outages

Have a plan for what you will do when the lights go out so that you will be able to get through power outages safely and with minimal disruption....

Winter Weather

As the winter season approaches, prepare your family and your business....