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Ohio Emergency Management Agency
ODPS
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Welcome to the ODPS Emergency Management Agency

 
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America’s PrepareAthon! is a biannual readiness campaign that gives individuals and organizations the opportunity to increase community preparedness and resilience.
There are two National Days of Action: April 30th and September 30th.
During the spring campaign, America’s PrepareAthon! revolves around taking the actions to prepare for the following six hazards:
  Tornadoes
  Floods
  Wildfires
  Earthquakes
  Hurricanes
  Winter Storms



    Latest Releases

04.08.2015:   FEMA Offers Severe Storm Preparedness Tips for People with Disabilities
03.11.2015:   All-Hazards Incident Management Technical Advisory Committee Meeting
03.06.2015:   Tips for Ohioans Dealing with Power Outages, Winter Weather
03.02.2015:   Statewide Tornado Drill Postponed To Friday, March 6th
02.25.2015:   Be Prepared for Any Storm during Severe Weather Awareness Week
more news....



    News In 90

        

News in :90 is our weekly compilation of ODPS events and social media comments from the previous week – all in 90 seconds! Click the News in :90 icon above to see what we’ve been up to.



Emergency Management


OCSWA!



Ohio Committee for Severe
Weather Awareness

Safer Ohio App Tutorial

Get Ready Ohio!

The Safer Ohio App—Ohio’s multi-function, mobile public safety tool for reporting suspicious activity, requesting emergency or roadside help, and monitoring traffic conditions. Get it at the App Store or on Google Play.


Features


Safest Place During Tornado

Safest Place During Tornado

Safest Place During Tornado

Know how to plan for specific needs before a disaster.

Disability Training

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Next of Kin logo Emergency Contact Information  

Next of Kin (NOK)

Adds emergency contact information to your driving record, for law enforcement purposes only, in the event one of your family members would need to be contacted regarding an emergency situation.
You can now allow your emergency contact person(s) to share your current medical information with medical professionals providing emergency medical treatment, if you are ever involved in an emergency or otherwise unable to communicate.