InfoWorld offers a free download of a Business Continuity Planning IT Survival Guide, provided by CA Technologies. From the “polar vortex” on the East Coast to wildfires raging in the Southwest, businesses of all sizes need to be prepared for the worst. The Plan relies on a cohesive network of FCC licensed amateur radio operators (Hams) and the BABC Neighborhood Council is sponsoring 2 study classes and an exam for residents to obtain their FCC license. Anyone trained in CPR, whether they are off-duty public safety responders or an average citizen, can download and use the app, which is available for iPhones and Android devices. The LAFD ACS provides a communications path between the residents of Los Angeles and City and State emergency managers so they can plan responses and allocate resources as efficiently as possible during a major disaster.

The TsunamiReady program sets guidelines for adequate tsunami readiness, including the ability to receive and send out tsunami warnings, designation of tsunami hazard zones and evacuation routes, and outreach programs that address both natural and official warnings. With the help of the Department of Neighborhood Empowerment, the Council recently voted unanimously to provide funding to the LAFD ACS for equipment and training to residents who wish to become effective emergency communicators for their community. On average, 675 deaths from extreme heat events occur each year in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control, including a dual tragedy involving French tourists in New Mexico last week.
The creator of PulsePoint, Richard Price, is a former Bay Area fire chief who was on break eating at a restaurant when a person in the next building had a heart attack. If they are outside in hot temperatures for even 15 – 20 minutes in over 100° temperatures they can become ill with heat exhaustion or heat stroke.

Jack Neiman-Kimel, a Battalion Chief for the Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Department in the East Bay, warns, “The elderly and the young have a difficult time regulating body temperature.
Find out if your home or business is at risk for earthquakes, tsunamis, and related hazards. The app also displays data about ongoing and recent emergency calls handled by the Los Angeles Fire Department, which gets about 1,200 calls daily, about 85 percent of them for medical emergencies.

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    Author: BI_CO
  2. 11.09.2014 at 16:40:55

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    Author: heboy