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Glynn Cosker

Glynn Cosker is a writer and editor, currently based in New England. He is the Managing Editor of EDM Digest. Glynn has more than 20 years of writing experience, and he’s the Managing Editor of EDM Digest's sister blog site: In Homeland Security. Born and raised in the U.K., he began his career in government and spent 12 years working in the Consular Section of the British Embassy in Washington – attaining the rank of Vice Consul in the late 1990s. Glynn and his family live in New England.

Community Support Proves Vital in California Wildfires

Community support was invaluable late last week, when two deadly wildfires broke out in California.

The Need for Regular First Responder HAZMAT Training

It is important for agencies to offer frequent HAZMAT training. Only through training can first responders learn how to react to different events.

Should A Self-Driving Car Kill Its Passengers?

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Mexico's Infrastructure Hinders Hurricane Willa Recovery

A severe hurricane is devastating to residents and infrastructure. For Mexico, recovering from Hurricane Willa could potentially take years.

Texas A&M’s 'Disaster IQ' App Helps Improve Disaster Response

Texas A&M's Disaster IQ app sets out to streamline vital information while also educating communities with a resilience strategy during emergencies.

Florence's Wrath Caused a Tornado Outbreak in Richmond, Virginia

Hurricanes may lose their wind-speed, but they can still remain a serious flooding threat and lead to very dangerous weather conditions like tornadoes.

'Storm of a Lifetime' Florence Set to Make Landfall in Carolinas Today

Florence is poised to be the most devastating storm to hit this part of the U.S. since Hurricane Hugo in 1989. Experts expect a Friday morning landfall.

Amid Global Earthquakes, Next Major California Quake Is Imminent

According to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), a huge quake on a fault line in California could be catastrophic for millions of people - and it's overdue.

Type 2 Diabetes: Widespread But Controllable

Type 2 diabetes often goes undetected because there are no immediate symptoms. Patients are often diagnosed due to increased blood glucose level results.

New York City Ponders Pilot Program to Charge Electric Vehicles at City Streetlamps

New York City is piloting a new system that enables electric vehicle drivers to charge their cars etc., by plugging them into a lamppost.