The South Carolina Emergency Management Division publishes a variety of documents on planning for emergencies, including a hurricane guide, earthquake guide, and hazard mitigation plan.

Recent Submissions

  • South Carolina Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) Nuclear, Biological, Chemical (NBC) Terrorism Response Field Operations Guide (FOG) for State of South Carolina First Responders 

    South Carolina Emergency Preparedness Division (South Carolina State Library, 2001)
    Document covers local response requirements for a terrorist incident.
  • Standard Operation Procedures October 2008 

    South Carolina Emergency Preparedness Division (South Carolina State Library, 2008-10)
    Document provides an operational framework to assist the county in conducting a preliminary assessment of the impact on the local infrastructure, the level of damage to critical facilities, the need for additional resources, ...
  • SEVERE WINTER WEATHER in South Carolina 

    South Carolina Emergency Preparedness Division (South Carolina State Library, 2014)
    Information on winter weather procedures in South Carolina.
  • SCEMD 

    South Carolina Emergency Preparedness Division (South Carolina State Library, 2002)
    Brochure for the South Carolina Emergency Management Division. Covers the division's sections: Public Information Section, Preparedness and Response Section, Recovery and Mitigation Section, Critical Incident Management ...
  • State-wide emergency notification system project 

    South Carolina Emergency Preparedness Division (South Carolina State Library, 2006)
    Brochure for REACH SC, an interactive tool linking sate and local authorities and medical personnel during preparations for and responses to emergency situations.
  • 2013 Multi-Year Training and Exercise Plan 

    South Carolina Emergency Preparedness Division (South Carolina State Library, 2012-12-31)
    The South Carolina Emergency Management Division is tasked with creating a preparedness program to assure the success of the state's overall emergency management system. This document includes points of contact and a ...
  • Multi-Year Training and Exercise Plan 

    South Carolina Emergency Preparedness Division (South Carolina State Library, 2010-12-01)
    The South Carolina Emergency Management Division is tasked with creating a preparedness program to assure the success of the state's overall emergency management system. This document includes points of contact and a ...
  • Mitigation: What You Can Do Before A Disaster Occurs 

    South Carolina Emergency Preparedness Division (South Carolina State Library, 1998)
    Describes actions one can take before a flood, earthquake, hurricane, tornado, and lightning.
  • South Carolina Emergency Management Kid's Guide 

    South Carolina Emergency Preparedness Division (South Carolina State Library, 2002)
    A presentation for children about the types of emergencies in South Carolina and how they can help in preparing a family emergency plan.
  • HURRICANE 

    South Carolina Emergency Preparedness Division (South Carolina State Library, 2002)
    Brochure covering hurricane mitigation and a list of useful items in preparation for a hurricane.

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