Emergency Managers

Some articles on emergency, emergency managers:

Accident Prevention - As A Profession - Principles of Emergency Management
... Wayne Blanchard of FEMA’s Emergency Management Higher Education Project, at the direction of Dr ... Cortez Lawrence, Superintendent of FEMA’s Emergency Management Institute, convened a working group of emergency management practitioners and academics to consider principles ... by the realization that while numerous books, articles and papers referred to “principles of emergency management,” nowhere in the vast array of literature on the subject ...
Emergency Management - As A Profession
... Emergency managers are trained in a wide variety of disciplines that support them throughout the emergency life-cycle ... Professional emergency managers can focus on government and community preparedness (Continuity of Operations/Continuity of Government Planning), or ... and tactical skills such as studying a terrorist bombing site or controlling an emergency scene ...

Famous quotes containing the words managers and/or emergency:

    We also have to make sure our children know the history of women. Tell them the rotten truth: It wasn’t always possible for women to become doctors or managers or insurance people. Let them be armed with a true picture of the way we want it to be.
    Anne Roiphe (20th century)

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    Susan Sontag (b. 1933)