What is ‘Be Ready Nebraska’?

Enhancing preparedness skills and knowledge in the areas of medical preparedness, first responder preparedness, public health preparedness, and business/industry preparedness through affordable, needs-based training; customized organizational assistance; and comprehensive resources.

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Local Hazards
  • Snow & Ice Storms

    Heavy snow can paralyze a city, disrupt emergency services, and cause utility outages.

  • House Fires

    Home fires kill 2,500 people and injure 12,600 annually in the United States.

  • Food & Water Safety

    Food and water are essential. You can prepare for the worst with a few simple steps.

  • Crimes & Terrorism

    Protect your community from crime and terrorist threats by learning these simple steps.

Your Stories

When my wife and I bought our first home, we taught our three kids (5, 3, and 1 yrs old) how to evacuate in a fire.  Then we tested them over and over, using our smoke alarm t...


Jon R, Grand Island
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