Tag: FEMA

emergency

Often-Ignored Emergency Preparedness Practices

Severe weather, power outages, or other workplace emergencies can occur anywhere and at any time. How well prepared are you? A top official with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) says certain elements of preparedness tend to be forgotten. Which ones? Find out here.

Lava flow

Lava Flow from Mount Kilauea Is Now Threatening Critical Infrastructure

It’s been difficult to avoid the coverage of the steady build of volcanic activity coming from Mount Kilauea since it started erupting at the beginning of May. What began as a few fissures located near a suburban community has turned into 23 active fissures (as of May 23, 2018) threatening a large part of the […]

port security

Maritime Port Security Funding Deadline is Tomorrow

U.S. maritime ports are among America’s most critical infrastructure. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Port Security Grant Program (PSGP) directly supports maritime transportation infrastructure security activities. A projected $100M is available in 2017 Port Security Grants. The deadline for submissions is tomorrow, June 22, 2017, 5PM EST.