Emergency Management News
Torrents of water rushed through an Arizona canyon famous for its towering blue-green waterfalls, sending tourists scrambling to benches, trees and caves.
FirstNet Launches, Giving Police and Firefighters a Dedicated Wireless Network and Infinite Possibilities
Officers and firefighters were using their private phones to help them do their jobs, but departments that sign on to FirstNet will provide phones that can be used on the network and eventually will be outfitted with specialized apps.
There is a strong need for emergency education and training to be high on the list of how to ensure at-risk residents heed evacuation warnings.
As temperatures creep into the upper 90s and it feels like it is 110 outside, many are retreating to the indoors, but others have to bear the heat for their work.
Emergency responders are on the front line to help people. To do that job, some of them carry up to 60 pounds of equipment during extreme temperatures.