When communicating during a Chemical Event,
there are many challenges encountered in rural settings.
Rural Public Health officials often face barriers that
can hinder their ability to effectively communicate with
the public and partner agencies during a disaster or
emergency. Some of the challenges consist of: lack of
technology, fewer traditional media outlets and limited
resources and staff, just to name a few. In this
section, you will be provided with both materials and
tips on getting the maximum use out of the various
Click on the chemical event type below to view material categories.
Then click on the category to
view individual items.