Helpful Links

The American Red Cross has created this Disaster and Safety Library to assist you in preparing your home, school and workplace in the event of a disaster or emergency. Here you will find fact sheets, preparedness checklists, recovery guides and other helpful information to keep you informed and safe:  Follow this link for information:


Review the calendar that the city sends out, for important information on disaster.   It is in the back of each calendar.

Are you prepared for a ShakeOut?
What would you do if there was a major earthquake in your area?

Join over 500,000 Utah residents in the Great Utah ShakeOut!
The purpose of the ShakeOut is to help people and organizations to prepare for major earthquakes and practice how to protect themselves when they happen.  More details about the ShakeOut, earthquake preparedness and planning your drill can be found here: The Great Utah ShakeOut at

Salem City Emergency Management Team

Mission Statement

 The mission of the Salem City Emergency

Management Team is to prepare for, protect

against, respond to and recover from

natural and manmade incidents and events

up to and including major disasters. This

management team will provide support to

its citizens through, education,

communications, coordination, planning

and training through all four phases of

emergency management - preparedness,

response, recovery and mitigation.