Emergency Preparedness

WJCT is proud to partner with Duval County Emergency Management to offer a 12-week topical series that focuses on educating our First Coast Community about emergency preparedness and help ensure that our community is prepared in the event of an emergency.

12: Business Continuity

History has shown that up to 25 percent of small businesses don’t reopen after large-scale incidents. Listen in to find…

11: Recovery

After the incident has occurred and the nation’s attention has moved on from Duval County, it is understood that large…

10: Mitigation

Mitigation lessens the impacts disasters have on lives and property through hazard avoidance, damage prevention and flood insurance. Mitigation includes:…

09: JaxCERT

JaxCERT training provides Duval County residents basic disaster-response skills necessary to address the urgent needs of their community when professional…

06: Shelter Life

In the event that you must evacuate your home and stay in a shelter, there are certain tips available to…

04: Evacuation Zones

Today we talk with Captain Billy Estep, interim Director of Emergency Management for the City of Jacksonville, about evacuating your…

03: Building a Kit

A disaster supplies kit is a collection of basic items your household may need in the event of an emergency.…

02: Making a Plan

Your family may not be together when a disaster strikes so it is important to plan in advance. This segment…

01: Special Needs Registry

The Duval County Emergency Preparedness Division maintains a registry of clients who have been identified as persons with Special Medical…