Tag Archives: Preparedness

VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTERS AND EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICE ALLIANCE, INC. – A Call to Action

It’s hard to believe that in 2013 I wrote about the decline of the Prince George’s County Volunteers and how that decline continues today. I guess no one heeded the “Call to Action.” The factors related to the decline are … Continue reading

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Volunteer Fire Fighters – Help Wanted and Help Needed

The citizens in the State of Maryland are blessed to have a very large contingent of dedicated citizens who devote themselves to life saving acts everyday for no pay. Do the citizens ever think to check on the welfare and … Continue reading

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Tip of the Day – Give yourself sufficient time to respond to disasters or emergencies

One of the most important elements of disasters and emergencies is time. After distressing and devastating events we tend to lament we needed more time. Some emergencies give off warning signs in advance allowing us to respond effectively like weather … Continue reading

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Tip of the Day – Impending Disasters Leave Clues

Impending disasters and emergencies leave clues prior to striking. Disasters and emergencies can be predicted in many cases. From heart attacks, car accidents to hurricanes clues can be analyzed to help us prevent negative outcomes. It is important that we … Continue reading

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Tip of the Day: Why is it so hard to “Be Prepared”?

The Boy Scouts have the right idea and share the right values when it comes to teaching young men the right priorities. What is little known about the motto is the meaning behind the statement. The focus of the statement … Continue reading

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Threats to your organization or home can be managed and predicted.

Managing emergencies begins with understanding the possibilities of what can happen and managing those possibilities. The leadership of the organization or your own home must take the time to analyze the threats and prioritize your resources to be ready. For … Continue reading

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In the Light of Connecticut We See a Void of Leadership and Management Nationally

Managing emergencies is a continuous process.  The process requires us to examine the threats to our society and then requires us to take action.  Obviously when we compare our country’s environment to the rest of the world we come up … Continue reading

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