EMA Publication Library

Links for helpful emergency management PDF documents for your use and reference.

Active Aggressor/Shooter:

  1. Be Prepared for an Active Shooter (2 page flyer).

Alerts & Warnings:

  1. FEMA Guide for Alerts & Warnings (40 pages).

  2. Know Your Alerts and Warnings (4 pages).

Business Emergency Planning:

  1. Business Emergency Response Plan (10 pages).

Car Safety:

  1. Heat Locked Cars Fact Sheet (3 pages).

Children:

  1. Helping Children Cope with Disaster (12 pages).

  2. Prepare with Pedro: Disaster Preparedness Activity Book (28 Pages).

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT): 

  1. CERT Basic Training (Instructors Guide) (367 pages).

  2. CERT Basic Training (Participant Manual) (268 pages).

Communications Plan:

  1. Family Communications Plan (2 pages).

  2. Create Your Family Emergency Communications Plan (8 pages).

  3. Family Emergency Communications Plan Card (2 pages).

Cybersecurity:

  1. Implement Cybersecurity Measures Now to Protect Against Potential Critical Threats (2 pages).

  2. Be Prepared for a Cyberattack (2 pages).

Drones:

  1. Responding to Drone Calls: Guidance for Emergency Communications Centers (2 pages).

Earthquakes:

  1. Earthquake Safety at Home (110 pages).

  2. Earthquake Preparedness: What every child care provider needs to know (11 pages).

  3. How to Prepares for an Earthquake (10 pages).

  4. Be Prepared for an Earthquake (2 pages).

Emergency Supplies:

  1. Emergency Supplies Listing (small, 2 pages).

  2. Emergency Supplies (FEMA kids, 1 pages).

Explosions/Blasts/Bomb Threat:

  1. Bomb Threat Procedures Checklist (1 page).

  2. Explosions and Blast Injuries Primer (7 pages).

  3. USPS Suspicious Mail/Package Graphic (1 page).

Finances & Critical Documents:

  1. Safeguarding Critical Documents and Valuables (3 pages).

  2. Your Disaster Checklist (Consumer Financial Protection Bureau) (4 pages).

  3. Be Prepared for a Financial Emergency (2 pages).

  4. Emergency Financial First Aid Kit (EFFAK) (41 pages).

  5. Document and Insure your Property (6 pages).

Flooding:

  1. National Flood Insurance Program Fact Sheet (2 pages).

  2. Flooding & Homeowners Insurance (Postcard, 2 pages).

  3. Be Prepared for a Flood (2 pages).

General Preparedness:

  1. Prepare Now.

Hazardous Materials/Household Chemicals:

  1. Keep Your Family Safe from Household Chemicals (1 page).

Heat Illness/Injury:

  1. Heat Related Illness (1 page).

  2. Be Prepared for Extreme Heat (2 pages).

Homebuilding:

  1. Defensible Space (4 pages).

  2. Taking Shelter from the Storm: Building a Safe Room for Your Home or Small Business (2 pages).

Infrastructure:

  1. Preparing for and Mitigating Foreign Influence Operations Targeting Critical Infrastructure (3 pages). 

Pandemic:

  1. Be Prepared for a Novel Pandemic (2 pages).

Pets & Animals:

  1. Prepare for Emergencies Now: Information for Pet Owners (pamphlet, folded, 2-sided).

  2. Prepare Your Pets for Disaster (2 pages).

Power Outage:

  1. Be Prepared for a Power Outage (2 pages).

Seniors:

  1. Prepare for Emergencies Now: Information for Older Americans (pamphlet, folded, 2-sided).

Severe Weather (Thunderstorm, Lightning, Tornado, Blizzard, et cetera):

  1. Be Prepared for a Thunderstorm, Lightning, or Hail (2 pages).

  2. Be Prepared for a Tornado (2 pages).

  3. Be Prepared for a Winter Storm (2 pages).

Terrorism:

  1. Biological Attack: Human Pathogens, Biotoxins, and Agricultural Threats (6 pages).

  2. Radiological Attack: Dirty Bombs and Other Devices (4 pages).

  3. Be Prepared for a Nuclear Explosion (2 pages).

Wildfires:

  1. Be Prepared for a Wildfire (2 pages).