Terrorism Preparedness

Terrorism may involve devastating acts using weapons of mass destruction. These weapons range from chemical agents, biological hazards, a radio-logical or nuclear device, and other explosives. The primary objective of a terrorist is to create widespread fear.

Be Responsible


  • Be aware of your surroundings. Note the location of emergency exits, pay phones, fire alarms and fire extinguishers.
  • Report suspicious objects, vehicles or persons to public safety authorities.

If There Is a Terrorist Attack or Threat


  • Stay calm.
  • Be vigilant. Look out for secondary hazards such as falling debris, suspicious packages or persons. Report any concerns to public safety authorities.
  • Follow the instructions of emergency service personnel.
  • Avoid spreading rumors - confirm information with a credible source.