Critical Questions & Considerations for Cold Chain, Storage, and Dry Ice Operations

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As we enter this “last mile” for COVID-19 vaccine distribution, numerous state and local planners have done diligent work to prepare for their custodial responsibilities. In support of these plans, and to ensure maximum realization of the COVID-19 efforts to date, CISA has developed critical questions and considerations that may inform and assist in further reducing risk to these life-saving efforts. These risks elevate the importance for the security and integrity of myriad of entities receiving, transporting, housing, and distributing COVID-19 vaccines. Any disruption to their delivery may impact public health, economic, and national security interests.