A. Emergency Defined.
- Definition. “Emergency or disaster” means an event or set of circumstances which:
- Demands immediate action to preserve public health, protect life, protect public property, or to provide relief to any stricken community overtaken by such occurrences, or
- Reaches such a dimension or degree of destructiveness as to warrant the Governor declaring a state of emergency pursuant to RCW 43.06.010. RCW 38.52.010(6)(a).