While Hurricane Irma complicates emergency management efforts, mutual aid agreements will help managers to deal with the damage from both Harvey and Irma.
Crews overwhelmed by thousands of rescue calls during one of the heaviest downpours in U.S. history have had little time to search for other potential victims.
Harvey has lingered just off the coast - dropping heavy rain as a tropical storm - and it's sent devastating floods pouring into Houston.
One of several hikers who formed a human chain across a river swollen with flash flood waters in the Utah desert said Thursday it was powerful watching people help each other through the dangerous situation.
In this video, AMU Professor Dr. Godwin Odia talks through the special aspects of health information management professionals as they work in the field during and after earthquakes, floods and man-made disasters – including epidemics and pandemics.
What constitutes an emergency differs from person to person, especially when the 911 caller is not trained in emergency management or emergency medicine.
In the past year, several international events have occurred when terrorists have used vehicles as weapons; an expert offers some pointers on how to handle such events.
Can you afford to limit the pool of applicants to only those with all of the certifications? Unlike a business degree, firefighting certifications only work in one job and the general public does not go to school to see if they want to be a firefighter, thus the pool is very limited.