Latest Disaster preparedness Stories

2013-10-15 23:25:04

First-of-Its-Kind Mobile App Provides Students, Faculty and Staff Actionable Emergency Guidance at their Fingertips Herndon, VA (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 Pushing the technology envelope into emergency preparedness, In Case of Crisis, a mobile emergency response and business continuity solution, announced today that George Mason University has rolled out its mobile app solution to students, faculty and staff. With more than 32,000 students, 800 acres and four separate campuses, George Mason...

2013-10-15 12:26:46

Emergency Departments across Michigan are better prepared to handle a disaster today than they were seven years ago, according to a Henry Ford Hospital study. The study found that 84 percent of emergency departments said they are more prepared to handle a terrorist attack or natural disaster than they were in 2005. They've also enhanced their preparedness efforts by adding decontamination rooms, stockpiling antidotes for nerve gas and cyanide, and storing more respiratory protection...

2013-10-09 23:33:43

Learn exactly how Prepare Magazine is helping individuals, businesses, organizations and agencies be better prepared for both natural and man-made disasters BEFORE they happen. Arlington, VA (PRWEB) October 09, 2013 During the next live episode of the Code Red! radio show specifically dedicated to personal security, safety and emergency preparedness issues across America and around the world, host Alfred McComber's special featured guest will be Joseph Miller, Founder and Chief...

2013-10-09 23:04:05

e-ternity’s Black Belt Business Continuity Maturity model grades a company’s disaster preparedness level compared to other similar organizations. Mississauga, ON (PRWEB) October 09, 2013 e-ternity Business Continuity Consultants, a leading consulting services organization that provides monthly cloud-based services that guarantee business continuance to customers internationally, today announced the release of the industry’s first business continuity grading system. For the first...

2013-10-04 23:01:24

The Great California Shake Out’s large-scale earthquake drill to teach preparedness and safety to over 7 million participants in several states. Fremont, CA (PRWEB) October 04, 2013 ICE Safety Solutions will participate in The Great California Shake Out at 10:17 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 17. Over 7.7 million people are expected to participate in the annual event around the West Coast. The Great California Shake Out is a large scale earthquake drill designed to educate the public about how...

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