If you have a mobility, hearing, learning, or seeing disability, it’s important to know what disasters may affect you and how you can prepare for emergency situations.
EDM briefing for June 9, 2021: Gusty winds and high temperatures continue to fuel two wildfires in Arizona and other news.
EDM briefing for June 7, 2021: Two wildfires burning in Arizona prompt evacuation orders and road closures, and other news.
EDM briefing for June 4, 2021: Repairs on the I-40 bridge that spans the Mississippi from Tennessee to Arkansas are likely to extend through July.
EDM briefing for June 2, 2021: Excessive heat in the West, a swarm of minor earthquakes near Disneyland and flooding in Brazil’s Manaus.
EDM briefing for May 28, 2021: The FBI issued a new alert for cyberattacks targeting healthcare and first responder agencies, and other news.
EDM briefing for May 26, 2021: Funding cuts prevented advance warning to Congo residents before the eruption of Mount Nyiragongo and other news.
To make it past this pandemic, our only hope is for our first responder personnel to believe in the usefulness of COVID-19 vaccinations to the point where they receive them.