Topic: National Preparedness Month

Graphic image of a hand reaching up for a medical icon
September 5, 2019 by Elizabeth Turick

To help mitigate the effects of disasters and emergencies, many communities maintain a database of resident contact information that can...

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August 27, 2019

National Preparedness Month is in September, but it is critical to keep the themes front-of-mind year round. With so many threats at the door of communities small and large, it’s critical to have a plan in place to reach residents quickly in an emergency.

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Photo of emergency relief items like water, first aid, and batteries.
August 22, 2019 by Amanda Cupp

September is National Preparedness Month. Are you ready for it?  The official theme this year is, “Prepared, Not Scared.” It...

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Graphic image of a yellow road sign reading Be Prepared against a blue background with a city skyline line-art.
September 26, 2018 by Elizabeth Turick

As September’s National Preparedness Month comes to a close, it’s a good time to reflect on the lessons learned throughout...

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October 16, 2017 by Elizabeth Turick

With the end of September’s National Preparedness Month, incident response professionals may get questions from colleagues about how their organization responds...

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September 7, 2017 by Amanda Cupp

National Preparedness Month is a great opportunity to perform some indispensable business continuity planning What would you do if a...

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