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Category Archives: National News

Preparedness News : Weekend Roundup 2013-09-23

Friday, May 2, 2014 – Select stories related to CERT and emergency preparedness, presented weekly, when possible. We welcome your news tip links. Send to info@uwscert.org.

Preparedness News : Weekend Roundup 2013-09-23

Sunday, September 23, 2013 – Select stories related to CERT and emergency preparedness, presented weekly, when possible. We welcome your news tip links. Send to info@uwscert.org.

Disaster Readiness in Schools a Growing Concern

You have to wonder what has taken us so long. From the massacres at Columbine (1999) and Virginia Tech (2007) to the most recent tragedy in Sandy Hook, CT, just days before the 2012 Christmas holidays were to begin, it has been obvious that our children are far too vulnerable in the very structures that should provide them safe haven. While these three tragedies and too many others involved crazed gunmen, unstable people with guns are just the beginning.

Preparedness News : Weekend Roundup 2013-07-14

Sunday, July 14, 2013 – Select stories related to CERT and emergency preparedness, presented weekly, when possible. We welcome your news tip links. Send to info@uwscert.org.