Possible Security Issue: False fire alarms in hospitals
:Oct 2, 2006
Are false alarms part of terrorist surveillance?
Perfect Storm Brewing For Another Attack On US Homeland
:Aug 10, 2006
The convergence of trigger points, increased terrorist arrests, "missing" Egyptian students entering the country, announcement of a new Egyptian extremist group joining Al Queda, renewed calls from the President of Iran for Isreal to be wiped from the face of the earth, and the persistent refusal of the US government to impose effective border and immigration enforcement should be alerting risk management professionals to the real chance that another strike on the US could be imminent.
Full Text Of House Border Security Bill
:May 31, 2006
One of two conflicting versions between the House and the Senate.
DHS Warns About Emergency Planning For Vulnerability
:Jan 23, 2006
As part of their critical infrastructure protection (CIP) practices, the EMR-ISAC encourages Emergency Services Sector (ESS) departments and agencies to implement Operations Security.
Full Text Of Homeland Security "National Response Plan"
:Jan 13, 2006
This document details the federal emergency response plan and follows the National Incident Management System which is mandatory for all local governmental units. JCAHO requirements for a hospital emergency plan require the plan to be integrated with the local community emergency plan.
Disaster Plans Should Target Latest Terrorist Arrest Themes
:Jan 6, 2006
Italian terrorist arrests recently stopped new terrorist attacks on the US -- use their information in your disaster plan scenarios.
Emergency Crews Alerted To Electrical Risks In Wildfires
:Dec 30, 2005
Fire fighters performing fireground operations near power lines may be exposed to electrical shock hazards as a result of the damage caused by the flame, heat, and smoke from the fire.