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OC implements winterisation project for Syrian refugees

Upon request of one of our clients, Osman Consulting has last month implemented a winterisation project for Syrian refugees living in Turkey along the border with Syria. 210 more words


How to Improve Disaster Relief with Video Remote Interpreting

How prepared are emergency responders when they encounter someone with a functional need such as being deaf or mute?

Our local Red Cross recently hosted a workshop specifically to help emergency managers plan for such a situation. 169 more words


Disaster Response Workshop

Great for the Whole Family! Food, Information, Giveaways!

Help your family be ready in the event of a disaster. Mission to North America is offering a family focused Disaster Response Workshop at Bethel Church, 17990 Midway Road, Dallas, Texas on Friday and Saturday, April 17-18, 2015. 165 more words


Resilient Design in the 21st Century Workshop

Lessons from the Architect of One World Trade Center

A Conversation with David Childs FAIA

Presented by NJIT’s Center for Resilient Design, the conversation will be led by Urs Gauchat, Dean of the College of Architecture and Design with David Childs FAIA, chief designer for One World Trade Center and chairman emeritus and consulting design partner at Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM).   74 more words


Coastal Floor Mitigation Workshop

Preservation New Jersey is presenting a series of workshops on Resiliency.
Co-Sponsor: New Jersey Historic Trust

Date: March 12, 2015
Times: 2 pm – 5:30 pm (Registration begins at 1 pm) 12 more words

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The Rains - what happened next

As you may be able to imagine, life has been a little more hectic than usual following the rains that I wrote about on the last post. 1,605 more words

TRB Publication on Visualization of Technical Data For Hazard Mitigation and Disaster Response

There is a good literature review from the Transportation Research Board on the Visualization of Technical Data For Hazard Mitigation and Disaster Response.  It goes into mostly assessing damage from landslides, rockfalls, settlement, and other similar events.  57 more words