Queensland experiences a range of natural disasters including floods, bush fires and cyclones. The summer season brings an increased chance of these occurring and it is important to be prepared by understanding the potential risks in your neighbourhood and by developing an emergency plan and kit for your household.
The Queensland Government Disaster Management web page has a range of online resources to help you prepare for the summer storm season. For more information and to view the fact sheets go to www.disaster.qld.gov.au.
Emergency Management Queensland also has a range of fact sheets available on their website, visit www.emergency.qld.gov.au/emq/css/beprepared.asp
During a disaster visit QLD Alert for the
latest from emergency services and local councils in affected areas.