FEMA

December 27, 2013
By Maryann Lawlor

The Federal Emergency Management Agency is establishing a Thunderclap account to encourage citizens to be ready for emergencies throughout 2014.

 

November 9, 2012
George I. Seffers

 

February 21, 2012

The Federal Emergency Management Agency, part of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, is looking for the next members of its National Advisory Council (NAC). The NAC provides external guidance on issues ranging from terrorist response to federal preparedness.

January 20, 2012

The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Basic Training Participant Manual now is available in Braille and PDF screen reader versions. They contain the same nine units of the course and 13 hazard annexes as the other versions. The screen-reader format can be accessed online.

August 26, 2011
By Beverly Schaeffer

U.S. Army Base Fort Belvoir preps for disasters of all natures, especially those from Mother Nature herself.

July 19, 2010
By Henry Kenyon

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has appointed Kenneth Dean Murphy as FEMA regional administrator for Region X, which encompasses Alaska, Idaho, Oregon and Washington.