The mission of the South Carolina Emergency Management Division is to lead the state's emergency management program to minimize loss of life and property from all-hazard events. To accomplish this mission, the South Carolina Emergency Management Division:
· Develops plans and procedures to ensure the highest levels of mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery.
· Maintains a comprehensive, risked-based, multi-hazard emergency management and training program.
· Coordinates federal, state and local resources for mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery operations.