Emergency and disaster management briefing for October 4, 2017: Las Vegas police release video of mass shooting, Verizon announces increase in users affected by 2013 Yahoo security breach - and more news.
Emergency and disaster management briefing for September 13, 2017: Hurricane Irma leaves a wide swath of damage and destruction and millions without power - and other news.
Emergency and disaster management briefing for June 16, 2017: House majority whip Steve Scalise is still in critical condition after being shot Wednesday morning - and other news.
Emergency and disaster management briefing for June 9, 2017: Two police officers and one government employee struck by a speeding vehicle in nation's capital, food recall - and other news.
There is a need for triage and the use of ambulances in an efficient, taxi-style transportation configuration after a mass shooting event. But how do we organize an incident command system to create this efficiency?
Emergency and disaster management briefing for April 17, 2017: Sunday marked the 10-year anniversary of the Virginia Tech mass shooting - and more news.
The only successful way to mitigate a mass shooting incident is to have the proper number of resources, with the proper training, perform the needed tasks.
The two central Florida teenagers are suspected of plotting a mass shooting that was to occur on Friday at their school, the Villages Charter Middle School in Wildwood, Florida.
Emergency and disaster management briefing for November 28, 2016: A mass shooting in New Orleans leaves one dead; a cyber attack hits San Francisco's light rail system; officials determine that the Pinnacle Mountain fire still burning in South Carolina was human-caused; H5N8 avian flu sweeps across Europe's bird populations; a volcano eruption in Mexico spews hot ash, prompts warnings; and a strong weather system developing over the central U.S. will likely bring a late season storm to the South.
The 2016 U.S. wildfire season begins with a vengeance, New Mexico declares a state of emergency due to a wildfire, California officials warn that the 2016 wildfire season could be the worst ever, fires cause evacuations in AZ and CA, a study finds that more than 9 of 10 wildfires are human-caused, and searchers find EgyptAir Flight 804's cockpit voice recorder and black box.