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ATSDR Stories from the Field

The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention/Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (CDC/ATSDR), along with other federal agencies and state and local health departments, collaborated to support the public health response for the February 2023 train derailment in East Palestine, Ohio.

The funnel of a tornado touches the ground in a rural field churning up debris.

Staying Safe in a Tornado
‎‎‎‎4/3/2023

A flooded residential street with High Water and Road Closed signs blocking entry.

Flood Safety Tips
‎‎‎3/27/2023

Laboratory beakers and glass test tubes on a table

Toxic Substances Portal
‎‎‎3/20/2023

A large storm with lots of lightning approaches a neighborhood.

Prepare for Spring Weather
‎‎‎3/20/2023