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CG Watchstander Maintains Situational Awareness - Military.com

CG Watchstander Maintains Situational Awareness - Military.com | Situational Awareness | Scoop.it
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CG Watchstander Maintains Situational Awareness
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In short, she is responsible for maintaining situational awareness at the sector.
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Uttarakhand: Falling woefully short of disaster management standards - Daily News & Analysis

Uttarakhand: Falling woefully short of disaster management standards - Daily News & Analysis | Situational Awareness | Scoop.it
Daily News & Analysis Uttarakhand: Falling woefully short of disaster management standards Daily News & Analysis While a complete analysis of the disaster will be possible when more details are available at this stage it is only possible to make an...
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Palace pushes disaster preparedness plans at family level - GMA News

Palace pushes disaster preparedness plans at family level - GMA News | Situational Awareness | Scoop.it
Palace pushes disaster preparedness plans at family level GMA News As the rainy season remains likely to cause floods in parts of the country, Malacañang on Saturday appealed to families to draw up their own disaster preparedness plans to minimize...
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4 Gorgeous Maps That Show The Most Disaster-Prone Places In America - Business Insider

4 Gorgeous Maps That Show The Most Disaster-Prone Places In America - Business Insider | Situational Awareness | Scoop.it
4 Gorgeous Maps That Show The Most Disaster-Prone Places In America Business Insider Edward Snowden Is In The Process Of Destroying Any Support And Sympathy...
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Natural Disaster & Emergency Preparedness | Disaster Recovery Plan

Natural Disaster & Emergency Preparedness | Disaster Recovery Plan | Situational Awareness | Scoop.it
I have added this link to my Emergency Preparedness link list, even though it is from a commercial company, and has advertising links all over the page. It is still good information. Hat Tip to Sophie!
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Makati beefs-up disaster preparedness capability - Philippine Star

Makati beefs-up disaster preparedness capability Philippine Star MANILA, Philippines - Makati Mayor Jejomar Erwin Binay on Tuesday said that with the passage of a resolution adopting the Makati Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (DRRM) Plan...
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Disaster Tech Lab re-connects tornado-stricken community in Moore, Oklahoma

Disaster Tech Lab re-connects tornado-stricken community in Moore, Oklahoma | Situational Awareness | Scoop.it
An Irish-based charity called Disaster Tech Lab is helping to bring wireless connectivity to residents of tornado-stricken Moore, Oklahoma.
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Future-proofing command and control - Land Mobile

Future-proofing command and control - Land Mobile | Situational Awareness | Scoop.it
David Taylor talks to Simon Read of APD Communications about the future of control room technology and a more flexible alternative to the traditional ICCS (RT @land_mobile: Future-proofing command and control http://t.co/7U1JNyf6ne...
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DARPA eyes sensors, communications, and data processing technology for the infantry squad

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img style=margin: 8px; float: left; src=content/dam/mae/online-articles/2013/04/Infantry%20squad%2030%20April%202013.jpg bARLINGTON, Va., 30 April 2013.b U.S.
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Sichuan 2008: A disaster on an immense scale - BBC News

Sichuan 2008: A disaster on an immense scale - BBC News | Situational Awareness | Scoop.it
BBC News Sichuan 2008: A disaster on an immense scale BBC News The Yingxiu township of Wenchuan county was at the epicentre of the earthquake and was almost completely destroyed.
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Statewide disaster drill planned at NCC - Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Statewide disaster drill planned at NCC - Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier | Situational Awareness | Scoop.it
Statewide disaster drill planned at NCC - Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier
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Area fire and police departments will practice their response to a weapons of mass destruction disaster.
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China's sophisticated disaster response notable in quake that killed at least 188 - San Jose Mercury News

China's sophisticated disaster response notable in quake that killed at least 188 - San Jose Mercury News | Situational Awareness | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.uk China's sophisticated disaster response notable in quake that killed at least 188 San Jose Mercury News LUSHAN, China -- The tent village that sprang up in two days to house quake survivors in mountain-flanked Lushan is no ordinary...
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Boston Marathon Blasts: Doctor Credits Israelis With Helping Set Up Disaster Team

Boston Marathon Blasts: Doctor Credits Israelis With Helping Set Up Disaster Team | Situational Awareness | Scoop.it
Yesterday, Seraphic Secret noted that Israel's Yom Hazikaron, Day of Remembrance, in which two minutes of silence prevail across the country in memory of those who have fallen in defense of the Jew...
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Medicine Hat braces for disaster as river levels rise

Medicine Hat braces for disaster as river levels rise | Situational Awareness | Scoop.it
Emergency crews in Medicine Hat have prepared for the worst as water levels in the city’s major river continue to rise and are expected to peak Monday morning.
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Disaster Force – No Choppers, Few Sat Phones - India Real Time ...

Disaster Force – No Choppers, Few Sat Phones - India Real Time ... | Situational Awareness | Scoop.it
India's National Disaster Response Force, part of the Home Ministry, is responsible for providing specialist assistance in a disaster, including flooding from the monsoon. Here's a look at how it operates.
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Declare Uttarakhand disaster a national calamity: Mayawati - The Hindu

Declare Uttarakhand disaster a national calamity: Mayawati - The Hindu | Situational Awareness | Scoop.it
The Hindu Declare Uttarakhand disaster a national calamity: Mayawati The Hindu Former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Mayawati on Thursday expressed concern over massive loss of life and property in neighbouring Uttarakhand and demanded the central...
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Weather disasters cost nation $110 billion in 2012 - USA TODAY

Weather disasters cost nation $110 billion in 2012 - USA TODAY | Situational Awareness | Scoop.it
NOAA Weather disasters cost nation $110 billion in 2012 USA TODAY With $110 billion in damages, 2012 was the 2nd-costliest year for weather and climate disasters since these records began to be kept in 1980, federal climate scientists announced...
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Using Waze, Uber, AirBnB and SeeClickFix for Disaster Response ...

Using Waze, Uber, AirBnB and SeeClickFix for Disaster Response ... | Situational Awareness | Scoop.it
Disaster-affected populations have always been the real first responders. Paid emergency response professionals cannot be everywhere at the same time, but the crowd is always there. Disasters are collective experiences; ...
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Command and Control

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Israeli Minister of Strategic and Intelligence Affairs, Yuval Steinitz, said on Monday that the most critical issue threatening Israel's security is a nuclear Iran.Steinitz made the comments in a speech given at an international security conference...
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What Should You Do if Sunday was a DISASTER?

What Should You Do if Sunday was a DISASTER? | Situational Awareness | Scoop.it
Some Sundays are going to be train wrecks. 8 ways to respond on Monday. (RT @churchlead: What Should You Do if Sunday was a DISASTER?
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Social Media And Natural Disaster Response [INFOGRAPHIC] - AllTwitter

Social Media And Natural Disaster Response [INFOGRAPHIC] - AllTwitter | Situational Awareness | Scoop.it
Social Media And Natural Disaster Response [INFOGRAPHIC] (Social Media And Natural Disaster Response [INFOGRAPHIC] http://t.co/N3gbgUb1p7 via @alltwtr)...
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Bangladesh garment disaster death toll reaches 761 - Huffington Post - Huffington Post

Bangladesh garment disaster death toll reaches 761 - Huffington Post - Huffington Post | Situational Awareness | Scoop.it
Bangladesh garment disaster death toll reaches 761 - Huffington Post Huffington Post DHAKA, Bangladesh — The death toll from the collapse of a building housing five garment factories in Bangladesh has risen to 761.
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Bangladesh disaster: Primark and other Western companies have tough questions to answer – Telegraph Blogs

Bangladesh disaster: Primark and other Western companies have tough questions to answer – Telegraph Blogs | Situational Awareness | Scoop.it
The details about the disaster in Bangladesh become more and more harrowing. At least 187 people are known to have died when the eight-storey Rana Plaza collapsed in Dhaka. Some 3,000 people were inside at the time, so the toll will probably rise.
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Communications Overload Impacts Situational Awareness

Communications Overload Impacts Situational Awareness | Situational Awareness | Scoop.it
In reading casualty reports you will often see issues related to communications as a contributing factor. Miscommunications, lack of communications or too much radio traffic (to include overloaded ...
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Event: Trends in Natural Disaster Response and the Role of Regional ... - Brookings Institution

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Event: Trends in Natural Disaster Response and the Role of Regional ...
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