Blue background with America's PrepareAthon! Logo. America's PrepareAthon! is a nationwide, community-based campaign for action to increase emergency preparedness and resilience through hazard-specific drills, group discussions and exercises conducted at the national level every fall and spring.
Business, Organizations & Schools Emergency & Safety Preparedness: *Videos *Worksheets *Checklists *Action Reports *Training Drills/Exercises & Logs (Improve your safety & emergency responsiveness, train your students, employees & members, and record these activities to protect yourself in the event of loss)
Solano County hospitals #SutterSolanoMedicalCenter, NorthBay Medical Center and Kaiser Permanente put themselves through a two-hour emergency preparedness exercise to ensure that if the Ebola virus raised its head in the county, they would be ready. Read more...
CORPORATE MEDIA SAYS ISLAMIC STATE RANSOM VIDEO STUDIO PRODUCED Deadline for the ransom passed on Friday without incident The latest video attributed to the Islamic State was produced in a studio with a green screen backdrop and not shot at an outdoor location, according to the Associated Press.
Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills help people in homes, schools, and organizations worldwide improve preparedness and practice how to be safe during earthquakes. Register to participate in your state or country's drill at www.ShakeOut.org.
5 Ways To Sharpen Your Knife: Sharpening is the process of creating or refining a sharp edge of appropriate shape on a tool or implement designed for cutting. Sharpening is done by grinding away material on the implement with an abrasive substance harder than the material of the implement, followed sometimes by processes to polish the sharp surface to increase smoothness and to correct small mechanical deformations without regrinding.
What is CERT? CERT is a training program that prepares you to help yourself, your family, and your neighbors in the event of a disaster. During an incident, emergency service personnel may not be able to reach everyone right away. By getting trained in CERT, you will have the skills to help emergency responders save lives and protect property. As a trained CERT member, you can respond to disasters, participate in drills and exercises and take additional training. CERT is a known…