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Preparedness News : Weekend Roundup 2011-05-20

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WEEK ENDING FRIDAY, MAY 20, 2011

CDC Warns Public to Prepare for ‘Zombie Apocalypse’ http://www.foxnews.com/health/2011/05/18/cdc-warns-public-prepare-zombie-apocalypse

CERT Fire Extinguisher Training (The Desert Independent in southern California) http://www.thedesertinde.com/Articles-2011/CERT-Fire-Extinguisher-Training–0513.html

Geo-Targeted Emergency Alerts to Cell Phones to Go Live in New York City (Emergency Management) http://www.emergencymgmt.com/safety/Geo-Targeted-Emergency-Alerts-Cell-Phones-051011.html

Demistifying the Message to Create Effective Emergency Alerts (Emergency Management) http://www.emergencymgmt.com/safety/Demistifying-the-Message.html

Wet weather warnings from the NYC Office of Emergency Management  http://www.nyc.gov/html/oem/html/home/home.shtml

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One Comment

  1. Mel Wymore
    Posted May 24, 2011 at 3:46 pm | Permalink

    Our building had a great presentation by CERT member Janet Webster. She gave out important materials, showed a short video on preparedness, and got everyone thinking about how to prepare. It was great! Thanks Janet!