How great is the threat?
  • Biological, chemical and radiological terrorism is possible, yet considered unlikely.
  • These agents are difficult to make and disperse effectively on a widespread scale.
  • Some of the agents that might be used weapons are smallpox, anthrax, plague, botulism, nerve or skin blistering agents.
  • Community planning and preparedness is ongoing and can greatly reduce the threat of biological, chemical and radiological terrorism.

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1. What is biological, chemical and radiological terrorism?
2. How great is the threat?
3. What can you do to protect yourself?
4. Can I be vaccinated?
5. How prepared is Steuben County?