Emergency Preparedness

Possible Hazards

McLean County is exposed to many hazards that pose significant threats. The following list is an example of such threats.

Natural Hazards

Man-Made Hazards

  • Droughts
  • Earthquakes
  • Floods
  • Large-scale fires
  • Tornadoes
  • Winter storms
  • Civil disorder incidents
  • Hazardous material incidents
  • Major transportation accidents
  • Nuclear power plant accidents
  • Pollution and sanitation problems
  • Terrorism incidents