A wide variety of emergencies can create a need for evacuation. In some cases, you may have a day or two to prepare while other situations might call for an immediate evacuation. Planning ahead is vital to making sure that you can evacuate quickly and safely no matter what the circumstances.
Here in Riverside wildfires can be a common cause for evacuations. Learn more about Riverside-specific actions you can take in the hazard page.
Whether it’s a wildfire, flooding, or a hazardous materials spill, having a Disaster Supply Kit ready to go can help you get out faster. In these fast-moving disasters, seconds can be critical, so have your supplies ready to go, have a way to get alerts, and have a plan for when you need to leave.