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2014-10-28 23:14:43

The day long event enabled attendees to hear from national, state, and local leaders of school safety and provided guidance on implementing programs that keep students and staff safe. Barnstable, MA (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 BeSafe Technologies, Inc. is pleased to announce that its CEO, Tom McDonald, recently presented at Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency’s (REIMA) 2014 School Safety Conference. REIMA annually hosts a summit on school safety bringing together School...

2014-10-23 08:25:35

Hubbell Power Systems, Inc. Steel Piling Provides Elevation Support in Coastal Flood Zones DELANCO, N.J., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hubbell Power Systems, Inc., in partnership with Danbro Distributors, announces its FEMA-approved solution for flood plains: The Sandy Solution(TM). The Sandy Solution(TM) aligns the CHANCE HELICAL PULLDOWN® Micropile, the industry's leading steel helical pile manufacturer, with Danbro Distributors, the foremost distributor of steel helical piles in...

2014-10-22 08:25:30

SHORT HILLS, N.J., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This article is by Nate Herpich on behalf of the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation Paralysis Resource Center (PRC). The PRC is a national resource which provides a road map of complimentary services and programs to empower individuals living with paralysis. In October 2012, Hurricane Sandy leveled Liz Treston's city of Long Beach, New York, and many of its residents were there to witness the carnage. The year before, a...

2014-10-07 08:37:48

Schoharie County purchases Buffalo Computer Graphics' Incident Management Software BUFFALO, N.Y., Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Managing information, staff, and resources can prove difficult for emergency managers during a large disaster. Getting the right information to the right people in a timely fashion is critical to protecting property and life during the rapidly changing conditions of an incident and can be an overwhelming task even for the largest emergency management...

2014-10-01 08:37:24

- Powerful Web-based risk software with improved underwriting capabilities - DENVER, CO, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Intermap Technologies (TSX:IMP), (ITMSF:BB), a leading provider of location-based solutions, today announced the release of InsitePro v2.2, Intermap's Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) location-based risk assessment product for insurance underwriters worldwide. This latest version of InsitePro includes a new Underwriting Module that provides property insurance underwriters with a...

2014-09-26 08:27:08

WASHINGTON, Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. Small Business Administration's Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet issued the following statement after the announcement of the Presidential disaster declaration for several counties in Michigan affected by severe storms and flooding on Aug. 11-13, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110909/DC65875LOGO "The U.S. Small Business Administration is strongly committed to providing the people of Michigan with the most...

2014-09-24 23:02:03

National panelists engage statewide officials and business owners in how to prepare for the next disaster. Newark, NJ (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 The ability to recover from a catastrophic event requires committed people with a common understanding of methodology and principles that is practiced time in and time out in real life scenarios with clear, concise communication was the theme of a recent day- long conference sponsored by the New Jersey Small Business Center network and the U.S....

2014-09-15 08:23:19

WASHINGTON, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Weather Service Employees Organization, which represents the forecasters and technicians at the National Weather Service, the civilian crews of the nation's hurricane hunter aircraft, as well as the government's hurricane researchers today endorsed James Lee Witt for Congress in the 4(th) Congressional District of Arkansas. The union's members staff the NWS's 122 Weather Forecast Offices nationwide, the National...

2014-09-12 23:06:29

In recognition of National Preparedness Month, Safety Services Company is offering complimentary online emergency preparedness training to all U.S. employers. Tempe, AZ (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 In recognition of National Preparedness Month, Safety Services Company is offering complimentary online emergency preparedness training to all U.S. employers. September 2014 marks the 11th annual National Preparedness Month, sponsored by the Federal Emergency Management Agency of the U.S....

2014-09-09 12:22:40

September is National Preparedness Month, sponsored by FEMA MILWAUKEE, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly one in four U.S. adults had to endure a power outage lasting 12 hours or longer in the last two years, according to a 2014 Harris Poll survey conducted on behalf of Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE: BGG). Of those who were forced to go that long without power, 66 percent said they were motivated to prepare better for future emergency situations....


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