Safety & emergency preparedness Become a firefighter Code Blue Contact animal control Lead exposure Prepare for an emergency Make an emergency plan Plan for everyone Make a shelter-in-place kit Make a go bag Keep documents safe Know whether to stay or go Stay informed Natural hazards Drought Earthquake Excessive heat Flood Hurricane or tropical storm Thunderstorm Tornado and wind storms Winter weather Get a restraining order Human-caused hazards Active shooter Carbon monoxide poisoning Explosion Fire Hazardous materials Infectious disease Nuclear or radiation incident Terrorism Utility interruption Evacuations Evacuation routes Center City high-rise office building rallying points University City high-rise office building rallying points After an emergency Disaster recovery funding Access to restricted areas How you can help Emergency donations Volunteering Get notified when an inmate is released Human-caused hazards Information on what to do in human-caused hazards in Philadelphia. Active shooter Information on what to do if there's an active shooter event in Philadelphia. Carbon monoxide poisoning Information on what to do if you suspect carbon monoxide poisoning, and some carbon monoxide safety tips. Explosion Information on how to respond if there's an explosion in Philadelphia. Fire Information on how to prepare for a fire before it starts. Hazardous materials Information on what to do if there's a hazardous materials incident in Philadelphia. Infectious disease Information on what to do if any disease or biological emergencies occur in Philadelphia. Nuclear or radiation incident Information on what to do if there's a nuclear or radiation incident in Philadelphia. Terrorism Information about how Philadelphia prepares for and prevents acts of terrorism. Utility interruption Information on how to prepare for a utility interruption and power outage.