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National Response Framework




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Strategic National Risk Assessment (SNRA)

  • Strategic National Risk Assessment (SNRA) (PDF - 144 KB) (December 2011)
    • To inform homeland security preparedness and resilience activities, the SNRA evaluated the risk from known threats and hazards that have the potential to significantly impact the Nation's homeland security.
    • These threats and hazards were grouped into a series of national-level events with the potential to test the Nation's preparedness.
    • The list of potential incidents of concern supersedes the former "National Planning Scenarios"
    • Chemical incidents mentioned in this document include
      • Chemical Substance Spill or Release
      • Chemical/Biological Food Contamination Terrorism Attack
      • Chemical Terrorism Attack (non-food)


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Developing and Maintaining State, Territorial, Tribal, and Local Government Emergency Plans




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