Types of Disasters

There are a variety of potential emergencies that may cause difficulties for the citizens of Beaver County and surrounding area. Awareness of these events is a starting point to becoming prepared.

Events that can cause problems

  • Thunderstorms
  • Hail
  • Heavy snowfall
  • Lightning
  • Tornadoes
  • Blizzards
  • Heavy rainfall
  • Strong Winds
  • Severe Cold Weather
  • Flooding
  • Extreme Hot Weather
  • Hazardous Materials Accident
  • Loss of Utilities
  • Human Error
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