Survey highlights need for disaster assistance Posted in: News Governor Greg Abbott and the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) are encouraging Texans to complete the voluntary Self Reporting Damage Survey to help the state identify damages across Texas and help emergency management officials see damages that occurred during the recent winter weather. This data is also needed to ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!