The recent wildfires in Oregon, and tragic fire in Maui, are salient reminders that such disasters can affect any of us. They also have legal implications after the fact. Here are some resources in Oregon for those affected by natural disasters, and for those who want to prepare for such possibilities.
Preparation for Disasters
Preparedness Resources, Oregon Disaster Legal Services
Individual Preparedness (Be Informed, Have a Plan, Make a Kit), Oregon Emergency Management
Preparedness Tools for Oregonians, Oregon Health Authority
Assistance After Disasters
Oregon Disaster Legal Services, Legal Aid Services of Oregon; Oregon Law Center; Center for NonProfit Legal Services.
Disaster Resources for Nonprofits, Nonprofit Association of Oregon
Wildfire Resources, Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries
Oregon, Region 10, Federal Emergency Management Agency
Oregon Disaster Assistance, State of Oregon
Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance: Oregon, Housing and Urban Development