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Watch WSD Webinars On Line

In case you missed them…EPA’s Water Security Division has hosted two webinars that are now available on line.  Recordings of the webinars on Disaster Recovery Financing and on Resilience Mitigation Financing and PDF copies of the presentation slides are now available on the EPA website.  131 more words


Incident Evaluation

I’ve written at length about the importance of quality evaluation of exercises.  Essentially, if we don’t evaluate exercises, and do it well, the benefits of the exercises are quite limited.  732 more words

Emergency Management

Project Noah - Introduction

I am always looking for a way to simplify our emergency preparedness plan.  It just seems to get more and more complicated.  When I discovered… 402 more words


New Year Resolutions for a Safer Family

With a new year often come resolutions. Many people focus on personal goals, but there are awesome resolutions you can make with your family to promote a safer, more peaceful year. 392 more words


The Importance of an Emergency Action Plan

Natural disasters and man-made disasters ranging from terrorism to arson are far more common than most people would like to believe. The sad reality is that no one ever knows when or if a disaster is going to strike. 280 more words

DHS Shares Critical Infrastructure Framework

The DHS Office of Infrastructure Protection has announced publication of the Critical Infrastructure Threat Information Sharing Framework: A Reference Guide for the Critical Infrastructure Community. 116 more words


Prepared For Emergency Management

With more than a decade of experience responding to natural disasters and humanitarian crises, BCFS Health and Human Services’ Emergency Management Division (EMD) is a recognized nonprofit leader in emergency management, incident management, disaster response, public health and medical emergency response, mass care, medical sheltering and planning for vulnerable populations. 234 more words