Wonder why Zombies, Zombie Apocalypse, and
Zombie Preparedness continue to live or walk dead on a CDC web site? As
it turns out what first began as a tongue in cheek campaign to engage
new audiences with preparedness messages has proven to be a very
effective platform. We continue to reach and engage a wide variety of
audiences on all hazards preparedness via Zombie Preparedness; and as
our own director, Dr. Ali Khan,
notes, "If you are generally well equipped to deal with a zombie
apocalypse you will be prepared for a hurricane, pandemic, earthquake,
or terrorist attack." So please log on, get a kit, make a plan, and be
can be tough to get people thinking about emergency preparedness before
disaster strikes. We've created these zombie posters to spark some
attention and get people involved before it's too late. Download the
pdf to print copies for your office or home.
Attached also is an image that can be use so
that this information is uniform with other information on the page.
for an entertaining way to introduce emergency preparedness? Check out
our graphic novella which uses the idea of a zombie apocalypse to
demonstrate the importance of preparedness. Included is a personal
preparedness checklist so you can take action once you're done reading.