During the summer, a KKK rally turned violent in Charlottesville, Virginia. This type of event is certainly concerning for emergency management.
The deaf community are sometimes the last ones in the area to be evacuated. There needs to be a system set up that automatically connects them, that will automatically notify the community with a red siren so we know it's time to evacuate.
As we watched Harvey, we can stand proud of local, state, and federal response teams, as well as community citizens who rescued others in need.
The first 84 trailers provided by FEMA to serve as temporary shelters for residents left homeless by Hurricane Irma began arriving in Key West on Wednesday.
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.