Latest Federal Emergency Management Agency Stories

2013-06-27 23:50:27

As the Atlantic Coast prepares for hurricane season, ElderBranch identified 29 nursing homes and senior living facilities in the Greater New York City area that FEMA considers to be located within “areas of high flood risk.” ElderBranch presents advice and questions for residents to ask to help keep them safe this hurricane season. New York, New York (PRWEB) June 26, 2013 Senior citizens are particularly vulnerable to natural disasters, including hurricanes and floods. Physical...

2013-06-04 23:02:45

Obsidian Analysis, Inc. announced that Jason McNamara, former FEMA Chief of Staff, has joined the firm as Vice President. Mr. McNamara comes to Obsidian as a national leader in homeland security and emergency management. Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 04, 2013 Obsidian Analysis, Inc. announced that Mr. Jason McNamara has joined the firm as Vice President. Mr. McNamara will serve as part of Obsidian´s executive management team, overseeing projects for state and local clients as well as...

2013-05-31 23:21:55

After a report by the Mother Nature Network detailing the installation of storm-ready beachside structures and buildings by Garrison Architects, Bay Fastening Systems issues a statement of support. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 On May 31, Bay Fastening Systems applauds BKLYN Designs exhibitor Garrison Architects for constructing green, modular buildings and structures for New York City beaches that will replace ones damaged or destroyed by Hurricane Sandy. According to an article by...

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.