I’m sure many of you have seen this week’s New Yorker article, The Earthquake that Will Devastate Seattle. The vivid scenario described in the article has prompted lots of discussion about what would happen here and potential ways to mitigate the many impacts that a large earthquake would have. 291 more words
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FARGO – CodeRED emergency alerts are meant to give immediate notice of public safety threats, but if the entire metro area faces such a threat, it could be hours before some receive their calls. 67 more words
Pure incompetence or something more sinister?
Is the government testing how Americans will respond to martial law by sending out weird ‘emergency alerts’ to people’s cellphones and TVs? 9 more words
OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma City residents with hearing disabilities, blindness and vision impairments are now able to subscribe to get disaster information by text and email alerts. 163 more words