Does your community’s disaster response plan include managing multiple fatalities? With the prevalence of mass casualty shootings, emergency management and community officials across the country have increased training for the prevention of and response to such events.
April, May and June are known to be the peak months for tornado season in the United States.1 After the string of tornados in Alabama, Georgia and Florida on Sunday, emergency officials know this is just the beginning of a very long season. Now known as the deadliest outbreak since 2013, one of the twisters [...]
Columbine, Sandy Hook, Orlando, Las Vegas, Sutherland Springs and Parkland: More than likely, you know what each of these cities has in common. Mass shootings have increased in frequency1 and in deaths2 over the last 10 years. In 2017 alone, there were 11 mass shootings with 117 fatalities; the most fatal occurring in Las Vegas [...]
The DHS Granted More than $1.6 Billion Last Year for Disaster Preparedness – Apply for Your Community Today 2017 was a year like no other in recent history with events that rocked the country such as natural disasters, mass shootings and crises where countless people lost their lives. With each major headline settling down, another [...]
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