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Latest Pennsylvania Preparedness Leadership Institute Stories

2011-12-31 08:00:00

Spill 911, a retailer of spill kits, absorbents, and other industrial safety supplies, has added emergency preparedness cabinets from Justrite to its product selection. Westfield,

2011-09-07 19:00:00

DQE's 'What’s Next™ Sustainment' Program supports emergency preparedness coordinators and their staff to maintain their preparedness levels throughout the year. Fishers,

2009-09-10 15:08:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of National Preparedness Month 2009, the commonwealth has turned to one of the Internet's most popular social networking sites to help residents better prepare for when disaster strikes.

2009-06-04 07:07:00

PITTSBURGH, June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Knowledge Center(TM) -- a daily use incident and event management software application -- went live in Pennsylvania's Northeast Counter-Terrorism Task Force (NE-CTTF) in May.

2007-12-13 15:00:40

HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The state's emergency operations and joint information centers went to Level II at 11 a.m. in response to today's winter storm.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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