#Preparedness

  1. Webinar Tomorrow: STEP into Preparedness
    Categories: CERT - Community Emergency Response Teams, Child Safety & Disaster & Survival Forum

    Webinar Tomorrow: STEP into Preparedness

    Join the Federal Emergency Management Agency on Thursday, January 11, 2016, as we present the newly updated Student Tools for Emergency Planning (STEP) materials and share tips and lessons learned from teaching the program. STEP is a classroom-based emergency preparedness curriculum that teaches fourth and fifth-graders about emergencies and how to create a disaster supply kit and family emergency communications...
  2. Youth Preparedness
    Categories: CERT - Community Emergency Response Teams & Disaster & Survival Forum

    Youth Preparedness

    We talk about Youth a lot - while Child Safety is certainly a big area of interest in our Industry, we think Teens, Tweens, and the like need more focus as they are the adults of tomorrow. We've shared information about dangers for Teens such as the  Youth Tobacco Survey, Youth and Teen Safety & Violence and the importance of Safety and Injuries...
  3. Categories: Disaster & Survival Forum

    You’re Invited to a Special TweetChat: #PrepareAthon

    On Thursday, February 26 at 2 p.m. Eastern Time, emergency managers will host a special TweetChat titled “What is America’s PrepareAthon! and How to Participate.” Join the chat to learn more about this national, grassroots campaign for action to increase community preparedness and resilience through hazard-specific group discussions, drills, and exercises. During the conversation, you can also connect with preparedness...
  4. Categories: CERT - Community Emergency Response Teams & Disaster & Survival Forum

    Join the Innovation for Disasters Movement.

    Are you a "techie" with a penchant for serving the community? Uncle Sam wants you! But hold on, now - this isn't a "Geek" exclusive venue... there's a place for entrepreneurs, community responders and CERT members, bureaucrats, paparazzi, and disaster survivors, too. The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy and the White House Innovation for Disaster Response and...
  5. Categories: American Red Cross, CERT - Community Emergency Response Teams, National Preparedness Month & Disaster & Survival Forum

    Today is America's PrepareAthon 2014

    Participating in America’s PrepareAthon! is easy and inexpensive. Your organization can participate in several ways: Hold discussions and drills to explain workplace plans and policies and to motivate your employees, students, congregants, and volunteers to be better prepared at home. Conduct a table-top exercise with leaders and managers to take steps as an organization to increase your readiness. Promote America’s...
  6. Categories: CERT - Community Emergency Response Teams, National Preparedness Month & Disaster & Survival Forum

    America's PrepareAthon is September 30

    That's right... are you Ready? We've been spending the whole month getting prepared. ( Don’t miss all our great Disaster Preparedness Articles, Tips, Survival Plans, Guides and Emergency Preparedness Recommendations in the National Preparedness Month Blog ) Now September 30th is upon us and it's time to recognize preparedness, readiness, and our ability to deal with whatever may come our way! Got...
  7. Categories: CERT - Community Emergency Response Teams, National Preparedness Month & Disaster & Survival Forum

    More from Space for your Preparedness...

    We've talked about Space Weather in the past, but here's a bit more for you: Knowledge is Power, so if you want to be Prepared, know what you may be preparing for! What to do During a "Space Weather" event: Follow energy conservation measures to keep the use of electricity as low as possible, which can help power companies avoid...
  8. Categories: CERT - Community Emergency Response Teams, National Preparedness Month & Disaster & Survival Forum

    It Started Like Any Other Day: National Preparedness, Are YOU Ready?

    Readiness - It's a state of preparedness AND a state of mind. But one cannot be mentally prepared if not physically prepared, trained, and equipped for sudden exigencies. “I didn’t think it was gonna be as bad as it was, to be honest. I didn’t think that if we lost power, it would be as long as we actually lost...
  9. Categories: CERT - Community Emergency Response Teams, National Preparedness Month & Disaster & Survival Forum

    The Preppers are Coming!

    Are you a Prepper? You should be. The Ready Campaign established four universal building blocks of emergency preparedness: Be informed, Make a Plan, Build a Kit and Get Involved.  America’s PrepareAthon! builds on this foundation by encouraging millions of Americans to focus on a simple, specific activity that will increase preparedness.  America’s PrepareAthon! a new national community-based campaign for action...
  10. Categories: CERT - Community Emergency Response Teams, National Preparedness Month & Disaster & Survival Forum

    National Preparedness Month: Safety from Space

    We've been in "The Space Age" for some time now - but have you considered what this means to you? We forecast Weather Disasters in advance from Space, and some Weather Disasters come from Space... NOAA satellites are observing the Earth 24 hours a day to provide data that support the weather forecasts and warnings that Americans benefit from every...

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