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How do I handle legal problems after a wildfire?


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

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