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GEMA/HS’ Role in Disaster

March 12, 2015

Learn more about the role GEMA/HS plays during a natural disaster.

Rapid Response Teams: Protecting Our Health

January 27, 2015

Learn how a variety of Georgia agencies are working together to protect the public from foodborne illnesses.

How to Take Care of Your Pets in the Cold

January 8, 2015

Cold is cold. No matter where you live or who you are--animals included. Learn some quick safety tips about keeping your pets safe during these cold times.

Helping Those Who Help Others

September 3, 2014

September is national preparedness month. See what the Georgia Emergency Management Agency is doing to help prepare Georgians for natural disasters.

The New Ready Georgia App Helps Before and During Emergencies

June 16, 2014

Be sure to check out the latest edition of the Georgia Emergency Management Agency's Ready Georgia app!

Rainy Night in be prepared.

April 29, 2014

We are no strangers to tornadoes and extreme storms in Georgia. But that's no reason to become complacent. Make sure you know the proper safety procedures when tornadoes strike.

Here Comes Round Two: Stay Safe in the Snow and Ice

February 11, 2014

State offices closed at noon on Tuesday, February 11, 2014, and continue to be closed through Thursday. Discover some great resources and learn some quick tips about preparing for and living through a winter storm in Georgia.

Today May be the Day Before a Disaster. Get Prepared.

September 12, 2013

Being prepared can make a difference if a natural or man-made disaster strikes. Let Ready Georgia help you prepare.

Severe Weather Awareness Week

February 4, 2013

Georgians have experienced their share of severe weather recently with storms causing substantial damage, injury and even death last week in North Georgia.

Georgia's Plan for Disaster Preparedness

January 24, 2013

Last Monday, Governor Deal issued an Executive Order updating GEMA's authorization to implement the Georgia Emergency Operations Plan in a State of Emergency.