Preparing and dealing with emergencies
West Sussex is vulnerable to many natural and man-made emergencies. These pages will provide you with information that will assist you in being prepared to deal with some of these hazards.
We liaise closely with our colleagues in the Health Protection Agency and the wider NHS to make sure that we can respond effectively to a public health issue, such as pandemic influenza or other infectious diseases.
How the Council responds to severe weather and advice on how you can take steps to be better prepared to deal with these events yourself.
Information and advice on what to do in an emergency from severe weather to fire safety.
Details on how to plan and deal with industrial and environmental emergency incidents.
The outline reservoir flood maps are available through the Environment Agency website.
JESIP was officially launched at the Joint Emergency Service Interoperability Summit in November 2012.