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April 24, 2013
SAN JUAN, PR – What happens if there is an emergency and your children are not around? Will they be ready? The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) encourages families to have their children...
Puerto Rico, Region II
April 8, 2013
San Juan, PR – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has approved $1.62 million to the Puerto Rico Ports Authority for the rehabilitation of the Terminal Cargo Ramp in Culebra. The funds...
Region II, Puerto Rico
March 18, 2013
SAN JUAN, PR – Every year approximately 800 seismic events occur in the Puerto Rico region. While some of them are imperceptible, others remind us of the urgency to prepare ourselves better to...
Puerto Rico, Region II
March 5, 2013
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Last year, Puerto Rico endured numerous severe weather events including flooding, heavy rains and storm surges which affected families and businesses in various degrees, but...
Puerto Rico, Region II
March 5, 2013
SAN JUAN, PR – They are young, enthusiastic and prepared to respond to, recover from and mitigate all hazards in their school and communities. A few weeks ago a group of teenagers in Humacao, led by...
Puerto Rico, Region II
November 26, 2012
SAN JUAN, PR –If new generations are raised with emergency preparedness awareness as an inherent part of their early education, communities will become smarter and more resilient sooner. The Federal...
Region II, Puerto Rico
October 16, 2012
WASHINGTON – In less than two days, more than 13 million people nationwide are expected to participate in the Great ShakeOut earthquake drill. "Earthquakes occur all year long across our country – in...
Region II, Region III, Region IV, Region IX, Region X, Alaska, Arizona, California, District of Columbia, Georgia, Idaho, Maryland, Nevada, North Carolina, Oregon, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Virginia, Washington
October 3, 2012
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – If you are like the thousands of animal owners in the Island, your pet is an important member of your household. The likelihood that you and your animals will survive an...
Puerto Rico, Region II
August 24, 2012
FEMA and Federal Partners Continue to Monitor Tropical Storm Isaac                                                               WASHINGTON - The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and its...
Headquarters, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Florida
August 23, 2012
FEMA Continues to Urge Residents in Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands and Coastal Areas to Take Steps to Prepare WASHINGTON - The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and its federal partners,...
Headquarters, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands

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