Man-Made Hazards in Newport News

Man-made or technological hazards and emergencies of various types, size, intensity and duration may occur with little warning. These disasters can affect the safety, health and welfare of the population, and cause damage or destruction to private and public property. Newport News Emergency Management maintains an excellent level of emergency preparedness and public awareness for the following types of emergencies
  • Radiological emergency (Surry Power Station)
  • Terrorist Hazards