What kind of emergencies can affect me?
Preparing for an emergency in Lancashire
An emergency can have serious consequences, threatening lives and property. You can help protect yourself and your family by being prepared if the unexpected happens. This will ensure emergency responders are free to look after those who most need their help.
What to do if there is an emergency
If the danger is outside, go in, stay in and tune in
If you are not involved in the emergency but are close by, or think you are at risk, go inside. Close all doors and windows, stay in your home, school or work place and listen to local radio and TV stations for updates until you are told it is safe to leave.
If the danger is inside, get out, stay out and call the Emergency Services
Secure your property before you leave and don’t return home until you are told it is safe to do so. Always follow instructions from the Emergency Services.