Protect Yourself and Those You Care For
In case of a radiation emergency, pre-planning is vital in ensuring your safety.
Remember: Get Inside, Stay Inside, Tune Into the News
Types of Radiation Emergencies
Types of Contamination
See more CDC resources here.
What to do During an Event
Keep exposure to a minimum!
This infographic provides information on what you should do during an emergency radiation situation. This is a great resource to share with families, friends and colleagues.
Recovery from Radiation
Decontamination for yourself and others
Follow these simple steps to reduce your risks from radiation:
- Take off outer layer of clothing
- Wash yourself off
- Put on clean clothing
- Help others and pets
- Including a webinar and resources specifically geared toward radiation preparedness and recovery.