A cluster of unusual or unexplained illnesses or deaths and suspected biological incidents necessitate an immediate call.

If you see or get notification of:

  • threatening messages, packages or envelopes
  • unusual illnesses among people / animals

Or notice possible clues to a bio-terrorist event:

  • illness caused by an uncommon agent
  • large number of ill persons with similar disease syndrome or death
  • multiple atypical presentations of disease
  • other unusual diseases from unknown causes
  • genetically engineered, or unusual strains
  • atypical aerosol, food or water transmission of disease

Notify the Public Health Emergency Hotline Immediately!