Hazards can vary depending on where you live. Here are some examples of what you may need to be prepared for in Sweden.
Important phone numbers, emergency alert system, weather warnings and other things you need to know when staying in Sweden.
Here you will find information on past and present disasters or incidents, dating back to the summer of 2018 (the year we started our English translation).
Dry and sunny weather means that the risk of grass and wildfires is high in several parts of the country right now. Grass fires can spread very quickly and be difficult to extinguish.
Information from the Swedish authorities regarding the war in Ukraine and its consequences.
Residence permit, accomodation and healthcare. Here is information for persons arriving to Sweden from Ukraine.
How to help someone who suffers from serious injuries.
In the event of a social crisis, help will first go to those who need it most. Plan to be able to manage without the help of society for a week, preferably longer if possible.
Vaccination and current recommendations. How to stay safe and help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.
Covid-19 information from Swedish authorities in other languages.
Being source critical means evaluating the information you find. Firstly, this means understanding that some sources have greater credibility than others and, secondly, being aware that the originator of the information has an objective.