Palo Alto, California, to start CERT training course

Friday, Mar 28, 2014 @ 3:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The city of Palo Alto, California, recently announced that it will begin its next training for the Community Emergency Response Team on April 7.
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American Red Cross looks for disaster program manager in North Carolina

Friday, Mar 28, 2014 @ 4:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The American Red Cross recently posted a job opening on its website for a disaster program manager in the Carolina Region, to work in the Greensboro, North Carolina, office.
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Nevada Department of Public Safety announces priorities for FY 2014

Friday, Mar 28, 2014 @ 4:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Nevada Department of Public Safety announced its top priorities for federal funding in fiscal year 2014 on Monday following a vote by Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval and 16 voting members of the Commission on Homeland Security.
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NEMA names new planning specialist

Monday, Mar 31, 2014 @ 1:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Nebraska Emergency Management Agency recently announced the appointment of John Cook as a hazard mitigation planning specialist in the agency's response and recovery section.
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Arizona towns seek CERT volunteers

Monday, Mar 31, 2014 @ 1:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Community Emergency Response Team in the towns of Snowflake and Taylor, Arizona, is seeking volunteers to help local neighborhoods in the event of a disaster.
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CERT course scheduled to begin in Everett, Wash.

Monday, Mar 31, 2014 @ 2:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Emergency Services Coordinating Agency said a Community Emergency Response Team training course will begin on April 1 in Everett, Wash., for local residents.
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Lincoln Advanced Technologies LLC receives biotechnology patent from Canada

Monday, Mar 31, 2014 @ 2:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Lincoln Advanced Technologies, LLC, recently announced that it received a Canadian patent for new filtration material used in its protective respirator mask.
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BARDA awards five contracts to support MCM studies network

Monday, Mar 31, 2014 @ 3:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority recently awarded five contracts in support of the Medical Countermeasure Clinical Studies Network that will generate trial data to evaluate countermeasures.
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Los Altos, California offers preparedness training

Monday, Mar 31, 2014 @ 3:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Los Altos Community Emergency Response Team recently scheduled an emergency training course that will prepare local residents to care for their loved ones after a disaster.
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Anne Arundel County, Md., looks for new emergency operations director

Monday, Mar 31, 2014 @ 4:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Anne Arundel County, Md., is looking for a new emergency operations director to work in the county's Emergency Operations Center in Glen Burnie, according to a job posting on the county's website.
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State of Tennessee seeks new emergency management officer

Monday, Mar 31, 2014 @ 4:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The state of Tennessee is looking for a new emergency management operations officer to work in Davidson County, according to the state's Department of Human Resources.
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