Category: Emergency Notifications

Photo of a tornado and a lightning bolt
June 18, 2019 by Elizabeth Turick

Regions of the US have been hit hard in recent weeks with damaging tornadoes and floodwaters In recent years, over $6.7...

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May 22, 2019 by Elizabeth Turick

National Preparedness Month isn’t until September, but there is no better time than now to evaluate current preparedness plans and...

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Photo of a wildfire moving towards a city
May 21, 2019 by Sarah Hechler

In 2018 there were 124 disaster declarations in the U.S., 58 of which were declared major disasters and 14 emergency...

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Graphic image of the number three in front of a man connecting holographic icons of people
April 30, 2019 by Amanda Cupp

Business Continuity Awareness Week 2019 is May 13 ‑ 17. This global event is a time to consider business continuity and the value...

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Photo of a police car in moonlight
March 14, 2019 by Sarah Hechler

FEMA’s Integrated Public Alert & Warning System (IPAWS) now includes a new event code called Law Enforcement Blue Alert, or...

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A line of bikes covered by heavy snowfall.
February 25, 2019 by Elizabeth Turick

At least 21 individuals died during the 2019 Polar Vortex—including two university students. The University of Vermont and the University...

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