Health Risk Assessment
West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, Center for Threat Preparedness (2012). Health Risk Assessment (HRA): Kanawha County Report.
A Health Risk Assessment tool was developed for local health departments in West Virginia (WV) to define risk, identify hazards, and list strengths and areas for improvement to reduce hazard impact. The tool meets the requirement of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Public Health Preparedness Capability 1: Community Preparedness. This specific report provides a summary of the hazards, impacts, and mitigation actions for Kanawha County, WV.