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Natural Disaster Public Service Announcements (PSAs) and Podcasts


This toolkit features public service announcements (PSAs) and podcasts that provide messages with safety tips on how to protect consumers during a natural disaster. Health officials and state and local health departments can tailor messages based on local needs and distribute them through emergency messaging systems.

The PSAs address the following topics:
  • Staying safe after the storm
  • Food and water
  • Prescription drugs
  • Cleanup
  • Coping With disasters
Transcripts and mobile messaging are also provided for selected PSAs and podcast.
Links to the Tool:
This tool is available at:


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Food and Drug Administration (U.S.); Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (U.S.)

Funding Sources

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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  • Original Summary: 02/2012
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Last updated: August 01, 2012.