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Disaster Service Workers


Your Role as a Disaster Service Worker: Public Employees Roll Up Their Sleeves

A 12-minute video for public employees, including public health staff, county and city workers, police, fire, school personnel, etc. that are required by law {California Government Code 31 00-31 02; Labor Code 3211 .92(b)} to report for duty as DSWs in the event of an emergency or disaster.

Produced by Contra Costa Health Services and the Santa Clara County Public Health Department Office of Disaster Medical Services

Funding for the Disaster Service Worker Video Project was provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Bioterrorism Grant through the California Department of Health Services Emergency Preparedness Office.

A VHS, CD, or DVD copy of the presentation is available by contacting:

California Department of Health Services
Emergency Preparedness Office
P.O. Box 997413, MS 7002
Sacramento, CA 95899-7413
916-650-6416
epoinfo@dhs.ca.gov


Video Feature & Guidebook


Brochure: Information for Disaster Services Workers (PDF)