Major breakdown of essential services (electricity, water, telephone)
Or if you are faced with a situation involving risk and vulnerability, such as:
Extreme cold spell
Epidemic or pandemic
The municipal authorities will implement their emergency response plan when the situation requires. The plan comprises four steps:
The goal is to ensure an integrated and effective intervention in order to fully meet the needs of disaster victims, while encouraging appropriate participation by individuals.
In such a situation, the Town will assign intervention tasks to all municipal employees and coordinate the collaboration of relief organizations and volunteer community organizations in the Town of Hudson.
Prepare an emergency kit
All residents should be prepared for emergencies. Having an emergency kit will enable you and your family meet your basic needs while awaiting rescue.
Here are some sites that will help you prepare your emergency kit: