Crisis Management and Emergency Planning: Preparing for by Michael J. Fagel

By Michael J. Fagel

Emergency managers and officers have noticeable a major elevate within the making plans obligations put on their shoulders over the past decade. drawback administration and Emergency making plans: getting ready for ultra-modern demanding situations provides time-tested insights to aid groups and companies develop into greater ready to deal with ordinary and artifical mess ups and their affects at the components they serve. writer and editor Read more...

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One has to look at the 9/11 Commission report, the after actions from Hurricane Katrina in 2005, and many other events. It is about CULTURE and the culture of PREPAREDNESS. We cannot implement a plan in 4 hours that has NOT been practiced! As you read through some of the chapters in this book, my colleagues have shared with you some simple solutions that, if implemented effectively, may help you in your preparedness and planning culture. Regardless of the event, whether it is Sandy, Katrina, World Trade Center and Pentagon attacks, active shooter situations, or the next crisis, all of us can learn from the chapters in this book.

Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) and the United Nations International Atomic Energy Agency. As an NRC inspector, he conducted health, safety, and security inspections at licensed facilities such as hospitals, blood banks, universities, construction sites, research laboratories, and production factories. As a member of the NRC’s regional emergency response staff, he designed a new emergency operations center, coordinated emergency exercises with nuclear power plants, and responded to declared nuclear power plant emergencies.

The Kane County Sheriff’s Office is actively involved in ILEAS (Illinois Law Enforcement Alarm System) and in the WMD Team. His agency also provides the only bomb squad in Kane County. The blizzard of 2011 and the NATO Summit of 2012 are two of the most recent incidents in which his agency was tasked with response. Sheriff Perez is a second-generation law enforcement officer and has made preparation for critical incidents of all types a priority for his agency. Linda Reissman has over 30 years of experience in the municipal, private, and governmental sectors of the emergency management, public health, and EMS disciplines and holds a master of science in emergency and disaster preparedness.

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