The mission of the Guernsey County EMA is to maintain a high level of preparedness, to protect the citizens of Guernsey County, to mitigate the loss of life and vital assets prior to, during, and after a disaster; and to facilitate a speedy recovery.
We focus on continuing programs through Outreach, Coordination, Planning, Training, Exercising.
We prepare for all hazards and for all four phases of emergency management
Mitigation Preparedness Response Recovery
News From Guernsey County Emergency Management Agency
Each year, during the holiday season, there are several thousand individuals injured and nearly a billion dollars in damage caused by fire. Don’t turn you happy holidays into tragedy. There are a few extra fire safety precautions that you can […]
November 13 – 19, 2016 is Winter Weather Awareness Week. Are you prepared for winter? Snow Emergency Classifications Pursuant of Ohio Attorney General Opinion 86-023, the sheriff of a county may declare a snow emergency and temporarily close county and […]
The week of November 13-19, 2016 is dedicated as Winter Weather Awareness Week. I hope that each of you take this opportunity to look over your winter weather plan. Remember to plan for the possibility of a power outage when […]