To properly prepare for emergencies and disasters, it is important to know and understand the hazards that we face. In Guilford County, we can be impacted by natural disasters, technological events such as a chemical spill, and man-made events such as a civil disturbance.

To learn more about the hazards we are at risk of and the actions you can take to be prepared and stay safe, explore the list of hazards located below.

For more information on the hazard risks in Guilford County, take a look at the Guilford County Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment.

For a list of Guilford County’s top 10 hazards, take a look at Guilford County Top 10 Hazards.

Active Shooter

Flooding

Public Health

Thunderstorms

Utility Outage

Drought

HazMat

Resource Shortage

Tornadoes

Winter Weather

Extreme Heat

Hurricanes

Terrorism

Transportation