Tag: IPAWS

05/25/2018

Today’s emergency alert systems need to be reliable and accurate. In the wake of the terrifying January 2018 false alert to…

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01/29/2018

As an emergency official, you know emergency notification plans get outdated quickly. It’s easy for communication plans to fall to…

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11/06/2017

During an emergency, you need to know how to send alerts to the public and provide life-saving information efficiently and effectively. Fortunately,…

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09/23/2016

Recent events in New York City and New Jersey have reminded us of the importance of using the nation’s Integrated…

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03/03/2016

The concept of using the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS) is gradually growing…

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06/08/2015

Are we providing enough information to residents about alerts and warnings? The global answer in most cases is probably not. The…

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