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Hurricane Preparedness Webinar

Register for free Hurricane Preparedness Week Webinar and Learn How to Protect Your Business This Hurricane Season When:       Tuesday, May 17th from 2:00pm to 2:30pm (EDST) Register: This week is Hurricane Preparedness Week (May 15-21.) Join the SBA

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Posted in FEMA, Hurricanes, Preparedness, Uncategorized, Webinar

Job Announcement: FEMA Office of External Affairs, Incident Management Cadre of On-call Response Employee (IM CORE)

FEMA’s Office of External Affairs (EA) is currently seeking candidates for twenty-two (22) IM CORE vacancies in a variety of position titles.  These positions are authorized under the Stafford Act (P.L. 93-288) to perform disaster work and are funded by the Disaster

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2016 FEMA Individual and Community Preparedness Award Application Period Now Open

FEMA is pleased to announce that the application period for the 2016 Individual and Community Preparedness Awards is open. The awards highlight innovative local practices and achievements by individuals and organizations that made outstanding contributions toward making their communities safer,

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Posted in Community Preparedness, FEMA, Uncategorized

September Is National Preparedness Month

Each year, September is recognized as National Preparedness Month, which serves as a call to action to prepare, now and throughout the year, for the types of emergencies that could affect us where we live, work, and visit. This year’s

Posted in FEMA, National Preparedness Month, PrepareAthon, Preparedness,

FEMA Roundtable on Public-Private Collaboration during Disaster Recovery

Due to the high response rate to their initial in person invitation to the FEMA Roundtable on Public-Private Collaboration during Disaster Recovery, FEMA is extending a Listen-Only and Adobe Connect option for partners to join in the discussion.  Adobe Connect

Posted in FEMA, Partnership, Public-Private, Roundtable

Critical Infrastructure Security & Resilience Month

Infrastructure Matters! – November is Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience Month, a nationwide effort to raise awareness and reaffirm the commitment to keep our Nation’s critical infrastructure secure and resilient. The Regional Consortium Coordination Council (RC3) has committed to building awareness of the

Posted in Critical Infrastructure, DHS, FEMA

DHS-JCIP (Joint Critical Infrastructure Partnership) Webinars in November: Public/Private Partnerships in Critical Infrastructure Security & Resilience

This month the DHS Office of Infrastructure Protection – sponsored JCIP (Joint Critical Infrastructure Partnership) webinar topic is “Effective and Innovative Public/Private Partnerships in Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience”. This webinar will be offered on Tuesday, November 18th at 11am

Posted in DHS, FEMA, IP, JCIP, Webinar

Earthquake Preparedness

The U.S. Geological Survey recently updated their U.S. National Seismic Hazard Maps, which reflect the best and most current understanding of where future earthquakes will occur, how often they will occur, and how hard the ground will likely shake as

Posted in Earthquakes, FEMA, Great ShakeOut, Preparedness, Safety Tips, USGS

Get Your Business Ready For Any Kind of Disaster at Free National Preparedness Month Webinar Series

From FEMA: Each year small businesses nationwide are forced to close their doors in the aftermath of severe storms, flooding, tornadoes, wildfires and hurricanes. Business interruptions, even if they last just a few hours, are costly in terms of lost

Posted in FEMA, Small Business, Webinar

What can IPAWS do for you?

From FEMA Receiving timely information about weather conditions or other emergency events can make all the difference in knowing when to take action to be safe. FEMA, private industry and other local, state and federal partners are working together to

Posted in DHS, FEMA, IPAWS, Preparedness, Safety Tips
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