Hazard Assessment Guidance

Seattle Hazards by Address

Seattle and King County Ready is designed to help educate and prepare people for disasters that occur in their area.  


Seattle Hazards

Provided by the City of Seattle, the Seattle Hazard Identification and Vulnerability Analysis (SHIVA) identifies 18 hazards that pose the greatest risk to the city 


Ready.gov Be Informed

Know what disasters and hazards could affect your area, how to get emergency alerts, and where you would go if you and your family need to evacuate. 


American Red Cross Ready Rating™

 A free online self assessment of your current readiness level.  


Flood Risk by Address

Flood iQ visualizes your risk of sea level rise flooding today and up to 15 years in the future.


Wildfires and Droughts

There are a number of public resources available to help you keep an eye on the wildfire risks that could impact your business.

Cheat Sheet

Safety Preparedness Guidance

Standard Response Protocol

I Love U Guys's free guidance on their standard response to any incident including weather events, TM fire, accidents, intruders and other threats to personal safety.


You Are the Help Until Help Arrives Program

Ready.gov's "You Are the Help Until Help Arrives Program." Learn five simple steps that may help you save a life.


Earthquake Safety

From Earthquake Country Alliance Resources. Step-by-step guide for staying safe before, during, and after an earthquake. 

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Business Preparedness Guidance

Washington State Preparedness

Free preparedness guidance for all organizations


Hurricane Resources

From Florida Disaster Resources. Hurricane prepare, respond, and recover guidance for Florida businesses.


Open For Business-EZ Program™

Free guidance, preparedness resources, planning templates, and online tools for small businesses. 


Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

Free business resilience guidance, preparedness resources and planning templates for businesses.