September 2020 is Emergency Preparedness Month

September is a time to thank an essential worker with a certificate of recognition for their work during COVID-19 and to prepare for emergencies and disasters


Thank an Essential Worker or Organization With a Certificate of Appreciation

At the link below you’ll find a certificate of appreciation that you can personalize with the name of an essential worker or organization that deserves our thanks. It’s also a pledge that you will take steps this month and beyond to be better prepared for emergencies.

Governor Baker on Emergency Preparedness Month & Thanking Essential Workers

Governor Charlie Baker discusses emergency preparedness month and the critical role that essential workers and organizations have played during COVID-19 and encourages residents to thank an essential worker with a certificate of appreciation.

Be Prepared for Emergencies

Disasters can happen anywhere and at any time. Learn how to prepare yourself, your family, your pets, your home, and your business for emergencies and disasters

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Safety Tips for Specific Threats & Hazards 

Learn how to stay safe before, during and after different types of emergencies and disasters.