Specific Hazard Information/Resources

Emergency situations

It is important to have a general plan for emergencies, however, knowing what types of emergencies are most likely to occur can help you fine-tune your plan. Here in Steuben County, the Office of Emergency Services has done a hazard vulnerability analysis. Of more than 30 hazards reviewed, the following hazards were identified as the greatest chance of occurring in Steuben County:

#1 - Flood/Flash Flooding:

#2 - Hazardous Materials in Transit:

#3 - Fire:

#4 - Ice Storm:

#5 - Explosion:

#6 - Severe Storms: (Hurricanes, Tornadoes, Blizzards, Wind/Hail Storms)

#7 - Transportation Accidents:

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