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911 is a nationally recognized emergency number to contact police, fire or ambulance services.  It provides an easy number for people to call when they have an emergency to report or need emergency assistance. (Check to make sure 911 is available in your area). When talking about 911 or teaching your children about 911, make sure you pronounce the numbers individually; nine – one – one.  Some people refer to it as 9-11 (nine-eleven) and it becomes confusing to children when there is not an eleven on the phone dial. What is enhanced 9-1-1 ? Enhanced 9-1-1, or E9-1-1, is a system which routes an ...
disasters have occurred. In general, any Emergency management is the continuous process by which all individuals, groups, and communities manage hazards in an effort to avoid or ameliorate the impact of disasters resulting from the hazards. Actions taken depend in part on perceptions of risk of those exposed. 2 Effective emergency management relies on thorough integration of emergency plans at all levels of government and non-government involvement. Activities at each level (individual, group, community) affect the other levels. It is common to place the responsibility for governmental emergency management with the institutions for
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CWCB: Water Availability Task Force meeting recap « Coyote Gulch
Tom Brown (CWCB) said that there is a new timeline for the proposed floodplain rules. The new timeline and the current proposed rules are available at: http://cwcb.state.co.us/WatershedProtectionFloodMitigation/FloodRulesRegs.htm Mr. Brown says that they are not too worried about flooding from snowmelt. He took the opportunity to remind everyone that most Colorado flood damage is the result of heavy rain and flash flooding. The CWCB has some federal funding available to help local communities update their floodplain maps. This is in cooperation with FEMA. State Drought Plan Jeff Brislawn said that the CWCB is shooting for ... market research, surveys and trends
More than a dozen die as floods sweep Tennessee, Kentucky
Severe storms and flash floods left more than a dozen people dead in Tennessee and Kentucky over the weekend as rising river waters closed portions of interstate highways leading in and out of Nashville. Nashville Mayor Karl Dean declared a state of emergency for the metropolitan area of Davidson County, where hundreds of people had been rescued from the rising waters, and 45,000 people remained without power on Sunday. The storms lifted levels of the Cumberland River that runs through Nashville as well as smaller tributaries and creeks. The Tennessee Emergency Management Agency said seven people died in raging waters that ... market research, surveys and trends

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Governor David A. Paterson today announced that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has awarded New York State more than $283 million in federal homeland security funding, including more than $145 million for the New York City area. This allotment totals $36,133,877 more than the 2008 funds distributed to New York, a 14.6 percent increase from 2008 funding levels. Each year, this funding helps communities and first responders across the State to better prepare for and respond to terrorist attacks, natural disasters, and other emergencies.   At the direction of Governor Paterson, the New York State Office of Homeland ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
$283 Million In DHS Funding For New York State | All American ...
This allotment totals $36,133,877 more than the 2008 funds distributed to New York, a 14.6 percent increase from 2008 funding levels. Each year, this funding helps communities and first responders across the State to better prepare for and respond to terrorist attacks, natural disasters, and other emergencies. At the direction of Governor Paterson, the New York State Office of Homeland Security successfully worked with DHS to get the Rochester Urban Area an unprecedented 57.4 percent increase in funding from last year with an award of more than $2.3 million. “New York State and especially New York City, has the greatest need for ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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Recovery begins in stranded NS community
The province's Emergency Management Office said construction will begin once bridge parts arrive. Officials said it will take approximately one week to install the temporary bridge. Residents and tourists were left stranded after heavy rains late Saturday washed out the only road into the small community of 35 residences on the northern tip of Cape Breton Island. The Salmon River Bridge was damaged and several buildings were washed out into the ocean. Provincial officials said 19 tourists left by boat Monday afternoon. The visitors were all taken to Bay St. Lawrence, and eventually to Sydney. A German couple who scrambled ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
Audit: Multnomah County Office of Emergency Management improving, but has a ...
needs to improve communication with public safety agencies to effectively coordinate disaster response, an audit released Wednesday concludes. The office is making strides under a new director, but more needs be done, the audit says. The ability to communicate and coordinate is especially important because of the crucial role the office would play in the event of a disaster, such as a major earthquake, Steve March, Multnomah County auditor, said Wednesday. "That is a major, ongoing operation involving rescue, stabilization then assisting in rebuilding afterward," said March, who will present the audit findings Thursday ... market trends, news research and surveys resources

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FEMA: State Offices and Agencies of Emergency Management
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SEMO Security and Emergency Management Office
Each Department/Lab/Center has individuals known as “Gatekeepers”.  These Gatekeepers work in conjunction with the Security and Emergency Management Office (SEMO). Although SEMO operates the access control system, access authorization to a secured space is controlled at the department/lab/center level by the Gatekeepers.  To find out who your area’s Gatekeeper is, contact your department’s building management or operations person. In the event that your MIT ID card is not functioning, you will ...
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Saint Lucia National Emergency Management Organisation at AllExperts
Disaster Management, though called by numerous names over the years has manifested itselfconstantly in Saint Lucia. As far back as June 10 �" 20, 1979 Saint Lucia was host to theCaribbean Disaster Preparedness Seminar, where over one hundred and fifty delegates from theCaribbean, North and Latin America assembled to discuss the concerns of the day. The following year Hurricane Allen blasted Saint Lucia. A year later in 1991 Saint Lucia, together with fifteen other Caribbean States signed the Articlesthat created the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Response Agency (CDERA) Disaster Management in Saint Lucia is conducted on a ...
Why is The Tornado Siren Going Off at Odd Hours at Night? - Yahoo ...
I was thinking what do the people think, about the tornado sirens going off near their homes at night when there is "no" dangerous weather around? I was just wondering, why this happens sometimes? Please give a good answer... Please no spam or your comment will be flagged! I'm in the south suburbs of Chicago... 2 years ago are you sure it's a tornado warning siren? they just might be testing it which is required by law, have you checked the local newspaper for any info or called the police non~emergency phone line. There are currently no comments for this question. * You must be logged into Answers to add ...