Quick Facts

    • Palm Trees Bending in Hurricane Winds

      Do you live in a disaster zone?

      No matter where you live, the answer is "Yes." While some areas are more disaster-prone than others, a disaster can happen anywhere, any time. Be

    • 151

      Number of Disasters in the U.S.

      Since 2002, an average of 151 federally recognized disasters and emergencies strike the United States each year.

    • Response & Recovery Efforts for 34 Disasters in 2011

      OHSEPR participated in response and recovery efforts for 34 presidentially declared disasters in 21 U.S. states and territories, including earthquakes, hurricanes, tornadoes, floods, wildfires and severe winter storms in 2011.