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2014-02-11 23:22:07

Action Training Systems and NVFC Team Up for $250K Training GiveawayVolunteer departments can apply for one of 50 training packages. Poulsbo, WA (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 Action Training Systems (ATS) has teamed up with the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) to provide 50 online training packages to all-volunteer or mostly-volunteer departments, for a total of nearly $250,000 worth of training. Through the ATS/NVFC $250K Training Giveaway, eligible departments can apply for a training...

2010-09-22 07:30:00

CLEVELAND, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- BlueBridge Networks LLC, a leading provider of business continuity services, announced today that the American Red Cross of Greater Cleveland has chosen BlueBridge Networks as one of their 45 Center's of Expertise (COE). Using BlueBridge Networks, the American Red Cross will have access to a robust portfolio that will allow them to continue business without interruptions to mission-critical data and processes. BlueBridge Networks has successfully...

2010-09-02 09:30:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Office of Emergency Management (OEM) Commissioner Joseph F. Bruno, FEMA Deputy Administrator Richard Serino, Fire Department (FDNY) Commissioner Salvatore Cassano, Police Department (NYPD) Assistant Chief Harry J. Wedin, The Advertising Council Campaign Manager Jessica Dahl, American Red Cross in Greater New York Chief Administrative Officer Richard Kane, and Counsel to Brooklyn Borough President Jason Otano today kicked off National Preparedness Month by...

2010-08-31 12:35:00

Prepare Now Before Disaster Strikes WASHINGTON, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Disasters can strike quickly and without warning. As part of National Preparedness Month, the nation's emergency physicians once again urge the public to have a plan in place and know when to execute it if and when the time comes. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100616/DC22034LOGO-d) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100616/DC22034LOGO-d) "Even though a tornado differs from...

2010-08-31 10:00:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Agility Recovery Solutions, North America's premier business continuity and disaster recovery company, will participate in National Preparedness Month (NPM) for a sixth consecutive year, providing a curriculum designed to educate business owners about the virtues of preparing for business interruptions. NPM is held each September and is designed to encourage Americans to take simple steps to prepare for emergencies in their homes, businesses, and...

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  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.