Full list of Disaster Management results
Remember 2 Things: Disaster Medical Teams–
In this episode, Steve Whitehead discusses how disaster medical response teams can be successful when responding to emergencies. By adapting during unpredictable circumstances and using innovation as a driving force, disaster medical response teams can be effective no matter the call.
Remember 2 Things: Disaster Response–
In this episode, Steve Whitehead discusses the challenges first responders face when dealing with a large-scale disaster. From communication challenges to scene safety, it's important for agencies to discuss these issues in planning meetings to determine how they prepare for the unexpected.
Remember 2 Things: The After Effects of a Disaster Response–
In this episode, Steve Whitehead discusses the impact of natural disasters, mass casualty incidents and other traumatizing incidents on emergency response personnel.
When disaster strikes, will your community be prepared?–
If a disaster hits your community, will you be prepared? Are your leaders asking the right questions and taking the right steps to make sure your community could recover quickly and completely? Learn more about the flexible and adaptable resources from NIST's Community Resilience program that will help put your community on the path toward greater resilience.
NC ambulance strike team deploys for Hurricane Matthew–
The strike team is a group of EMS resources that assembles to deploy to disaster areas and provide EMS support.
EMS leaders reflect on response to Joplin tornado–
One year after the Joplin tornado two EMS leaders recalled how their agencies responded, the massive scope of the incident and the ongoing recovery.
UK medics describe response to Nepal earthquake–
Watch this report to see how these compassionate paramedics went to Nepal to help assist with the emergency response in the aftermath of the 2015 earthquake.
Responders rescue man from collapsed building in Nepal–
Raw footage shows responders pulling an injured man through a window and transporting him to an ambulance.
How to safely store medications during disasters–
Learn how to store medications in post-disaster conditions