Establishing Public Confidence Through Communications

In times of crisis, effective communication with your community is vital, but it’s often cited in after-action reports as an area the needs the most work.   Emergency alerts, mass media, and social media can help instruct the public on what to do, where to go, and information about the event that influences their decision-making to […]

The Changing Face of Emergency Management Logistics: Challenges and Opportunities

All hands are on deck when disaster strikes. Placing sandbags along a floodplain can divert moving waters from damaging buildings.  Arranging bus transportation can streamline mass evacuation measures. And tallying food and clothing supplies can help displaced people regain some of their basic needs. All this and more fall on the shoulders of emergency management […]