General Preparedness

Knowledge is preparedness applied

It appears that knowledge of preparedness programs that are available to the public as a whole is lacking due to the fact that they are neither covered well enough by the media,nor are they covered often enough, as well as being promoted by various community services impactfully enough. Knowledge helps in becoming better prepared... Let's create a well informed public together...Let's be part of the defining mitigating ...more »

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Training the Media

Training the media by inviting key TV reporters and anchors to drills and events so that they know how ICS functions, what is reasonable, worst case scenarios etc. Since most of these people have no idea who response mitigation, preparedness and response works they are the one spreading the fear and confusion. Instead of giving their opinion and speculating they might actually be able to give good advise and explain to ...more »

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