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Nursing, Criminal Justice Students Get Firsthand Experience With Disaster Drill

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — “Crime scene investigators” cover a wooded area in Raccoon Creek State Park. But these investigators are students in the criminal justice and nursing schools at Pittsburgh Technical Institute. 229 more words


CERT volunteer "victims" needed for disaster exercise--October 10

On Saturday, October 10, 9:00 am, Caldwell County will be conducting a disaster exercise as part of its on-going training for emergency responders. The scenario will be a serious school bus accident. 122 more words


Hospital Workers Prepare For Radiation, Burn Patients

AURORA, Colo. (CBS4)– The University of Colorado Hospital prepared for the worst on Wednesday. The hospital in Aurora put their training to the test during a disaster drill. 116 more words


It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year!

Friday, June 26 is Take Your Dog to Work Day (TYDTWDay) – Pet Sitters International (PSI) created this phenomenon in 1999 to highlight the great companionship of dogs and to encourage their adoptions.  251 more words

Local Amateur Radio Operators Preparing To Take Part In Worldwide Disaster Drill This Weekend

(CBS) –What do you think would happen if cell phones, the Internet and traditional landlines all went out in some kind of disaster?

Amateur radio operators say they would be involved in emergency communications in that event and that’s why they’re conducting a worldwide drill this weekend. 226 more words


New CERT Emergency Shelter Class and Practice

Caldwell County CERT now has a mobile, 12′ x 16′ shelter available for use during emergencies. It is quick to deploy (15 minutes) and includes heat and air conditioning. 95 more words


Terrorism drill simulates bombing at FrontRunner train in Davis County

DAVIS COUNTY, Utah — South Davis County emergency crews got some hands-on training Sunday as the Utah Transit Authority held a terrorism training drill.

The exercise was a simulation of what it would be like if a bomb were to go off on a FrontRunner train, and it was held at the Woods Cross Station platform located at 750 South 800 West. 288 more words