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During the four years of drought facing emergency managers in California from 2014-2017, the Cal OES Office of Public Information documented various moments and milestones of the state’s efforts to manage the emergency. This documentary, now completed, gives viewers access like they've never had before to better understand the immense weight that rested upon the shoulders of decision makers.  Read more...



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Feeling Insecure? Protecting the PSAP in the 21st Century

by Barry Furey
"As our need for intelligent and interconnected customer premise equipment increases, so does our exposure to viruses, Trojans, malware, spyware, adware, ransomware, and denial of service attacks. Internally, you can reduce the danger though frequent password changes, firewalls, anti-virus programs, and limiting access to who can load software of any kind to your machines... But past that point, it’s mostly out of our hands..." [continue reading]


Special Needs Students Need Special Attention in Emergency Response Planning 

by Stephen Nardi
"For children who have physical, medical, sensory or cognitive disabilities, emergencies such as fires, floods, active shooter situations, and acts of terrorism present a unique challenge. FEMA and the Red Cross all agree that when developing the pre-incident plan as campus safety lead or as local first responder, it is imperative to think of everyone in the building."  [continue reading]

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When Your Apple Watch Accidentally Calls 9-1-1...

The Apple watch now features a safety option called SOS which, activated, instantly connects the watch to your iPhone and dials the local 9-1-1 PSAP associated with your location... But the configuration of the SOS button and its operation may be causing numerous unintended calls to 
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