Hurricane Bob in 1991.

Hurricane Bob in 1991.

Being prepared for an emergency on Cape Cod and the Islands presents a unique set of challenges. Use the resources listed below to help you protect your family and your  property.

Hurricane Preparedness Steps:

Follow these steps to prepare your family:

  1. Get a Kit – Gather the supplies you will need after a disaster.
  2. Make a Plan – Make sure everyone is on the same page.
  3. Be Informed – Know what you’re up against.

Radiation Emergencies:

1. Learn more about Cape Cod and the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station:

BCREPC_Radiation Emergency Reference Sheet 092214

2. Access detailed information on radiation emergencies from the Centers for Disease Control

Centers for Disease Control

3. Learn more about how the Commonwealth of Massachusetts prepares for radiation emergencies:

Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency

Downloadable Preparedness Documents: