Posts Tagged ‘Disaster Planning’
Key Groups Support Safe Building Code Incentive ActAugust 3rd, 2011
In addition to saving lives and reducing property loss, statewide building codes based on recognized standards can protect the environment from waste caused by rebuilding after a
Bouncing Back From A Major CatastropheApril 12th, 2011
The disaster plans of many international organizations and businesses have been put to the test by recent world events and some were found lacking, according to risk management
NEW PRODUCT FLASH: ICE PACK Emergency Sustainment SystemsJanuary 11th, 2011
Ashbury International Group, Inc. offers kits containing a three or more day supply of provisions during an emergency or disaster event.
Stadium Outage Underscores Importance of Facilities PersonnelNovember 16th, 2010
The importance of facilities management was underscored on Sunday when nearly 81,000 people sat in total darkness for a few seconds at the New Meadowlands Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ. The power outage brought Sunday's game between the Dallas Cowboys and New York Giants to a halt.
Disaster Prevention and Response Goal of AgreementOctober 22nd, 2009
A memorandum of understanding calls for FEMA and ICC to support the maintenance, adoption, outreach, training, and enforcement of disaster-resistant building safety codes to reduce human and economic losses resulting from natural hazards including hurricanes, earthquakes, tornadoes, and