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Preparing for a Disaster (Taxpayers and Businesses)

Preparing for a Disaster (Taxpayers and Businesses)

Planning what to do in case of a disaster is an important part of being prepared. The Internal Revenue Service encourages taxpayers to safeguard their records. 770 more words


EPA Hosts Webinar on Preparedness Resources for Water Utilities

On November 10, join your colleagues in the water community to learn about the Water Security Division’s latest resources for water utilities.

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October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month

Recognizing the importance of cybersecurity to our nation, President Obama designated October as National Cyber Security Awareness Month. National Cyber Security Awareness Month is designed to engage and educate public and private sector partners through events and initiatives with the goal of raising awareness about cybersecurity and increasing the resiliency of the nation in the event of a cyber incident. 324 more words


Gauging Return on Investment in Preparedness: Planning

Inspired a bit by my previous post Measuring Return on Investment in Emergency Management and Homeland Security: Improving State Preparedness Reports, I’ve decided upon writing a series of posts picking apart our primary activities in emergency management and homeland security preparedness to identify ways to gauge our Return on Investment (ROI).  1,199 more words

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WLA to Host Free Tabletop Exercise Webinar

EPA’s Water Lab Alliance (WLA) is hosting a free tabletop exercise (TTX) webcast for stakeholders in EPA Regions 1, 2 and 3 (Northeast and Mid-Atlantic) that examines coordination of laboratory services in response to a drinking water contamination incident. 89 more words

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Securitas set to showcase growing range of emergency and fire safety solutions at the Emergency Services Show 2015

Securitas is set to showcase its growing range of emergency and fire safety solutions at the Emergency Services Show, which runs at the NEC in Birmingham on 23-24 September. 217 more words