It is important for agencies to offer frequent HAZMAT training. Only through training can first responders learn how to react to different events.
A "slash claw" and a plastic Power Rangers sword are among the items topping a consumer safety group's annual list of worst toys for the holiday season.
Air Force Col. Nick Hague, the NASA astronaut who survived last week's failed launch and emergency landing, knew he needed to stay calm.
To effectively manage small-scale to large-scale emergencies, a lot of collaborative manpower and a variety of different agencies, nonprofits and international relief organizations will need to work together.
Last year's flu epidemic was one of the worst in a decade and authorities warn that we can expect another active flu season this year.
Thousands of homes in the Carolinas were damaged when the Hurricane Florence smashed trees into rooftops and pushed floodwater into living rooms.
Moist air, warm waters in the Gulf of Mexico, and ideal wind patterns turbocharged Hurricane Michael in the hours before it smacked Florida's Panhandle.
Michael Strengthens to a Hurricane and is Forecast to Make Landfall in Florida as a 'Dangerous' Category 3 Midweek
It will likely be the area's strongest hurricane in thirteen years. The NWS is also warning that a life-threatening storm surge is possible along portions of the Florida Gulf Coast.