​Hazardous Chemical or Radiological Emergency

You may be exposed to dangerous chemicals or radiation during a:
  • Hazardous chemical accident or fire
  • Nuclear power plant accident
During a chemical or radiological emergency:
  • Listen to local radio and TV broadcasts and do as they recommend.
  • Stay inside unless you are told to evacuate.
The Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know Act (EPCRA) helps communities plan for emergencies involving hazardous substances. View more information on Wake County’s latest EPCRA report or call 919-856-6480.