If an emergency affects Chesterfield town centre such as a fire, an accident, a chemical spillage or a terrorist threat it may be necessary to evacuate all, or part of the town centre. Being better informed and prepared can significantly reduce the risks of being affected by an emergency and will help you know what to do should an emergency occur.
The town centre has been divided into emergency zones which would be used in a serious incident to provide advice to people in that area. You could be advised to shelter indoors and in other cases, you could be advised to evacuate your building and the town centre. If you live or work in the town centre, we advise that you download a copy of the Chesterfield town centre - planning for your safety document so it is accessible during an emergency.
Make sure you know what zone your home, office, place of work or car parking space is in.
Last updated: 6 Dec 2019, 10:50 a.m.