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Embracing the Playbook in Emergency Management

This morning I suggested to a client the possible use of a playbook as a training supplement for their duty officer program.  A playbook is a job aid, but more than just a check list or a chart.  699 more words

Emergency Management

WaterISAC Shares Updated Cyber Measures

Our colleagues at the WaterISAC have recently updated their 10 Basic Cybersecurity Measures:  Best Practices to Reduce Exploitable Weaknesses and Attacks.  It was developed in partnership with the U.S. 50 more words


CREAT 3.0 Webinars Coming Soon

Just a reminder, EPA’s Water Security Division invites you to join them for a webinar to introduce you to the new features offered in the Climate Resilience Evaluation and Awareness Tool (CREAT) version 3.0 and to answer any questions you might have regarding the updated tool or the larger Climate Ready Water Utilities (CRWU) initiative. 116 more words


US-CERT Shares Ways to Avoid Cyber Incidents

The Department of Homeland Security’s United States Computer Emergency Team (US-CERT) has just released a new cyber alert called, The Increasing Threat to Network Infrastructure Devices and Recommended Mitigations… 172 more words


Free Preparedness Resources for Water Utilities

EPA’s Water Security Division invites you and your water utilities to attend a webinar to showcase available tools and resources helpful in preparing for, responding to, and recovering from all types of emergencies. 125 more words


Breakfast in America (freeze dried)

I finally got around to trying powdered eggs. I’ve been meaning to do this for a long time, and got a bit of time to experiment.  252 more words


Effective Aquatic Safety Drills

Regular and unannounced drills are useful practices in maintaining a high level of aquatic readiness. These type of drills can help to reinforce victim recognition and scanning skills. 76 more words

Aquatic Safety