Major emergency incident
Remember, in an emergency always dial 999
If there is a major emergency incident anywhere in Tees Valley the Local Authority response will be coordinated by the Cleveland Emergency Planning Unit. The unit provides an emergency planning service to the four Borough Councils of Middlesbrough, Stockton, Hartlepool and Redcar & Cleveland to ensure readiness in the event of an incident. An Emergency Planning Officer is on call 24-hours per day.
The UK Met Office issues warnings to the public in order for residents to prepare and protect themselves against the consequences of a severe weather event. Severe weather warnings are issued when the following conditions are expected.
Help and advice during adverse weather conditions
Here, we offer general help and advice for various types of adverse weather conditions: