EDM briefing for July 2, 2021: Ongoing threats increase challenges in securing the electrical grid amid adverse environmental conditions.
EDM briefing for June 30, 2021: Evacuation orders remain in place as the Lava Fire has exploded to more than 17,500 acres and other news.
EDM briefing for June 28, 2021: The NHC warned residents of coastal Georgia and South Carolina that tropical storm warnings could be issued and other news.
EDM briefing for June 25, 2021: The NWS has issued Excessive Heat Warnings for all of Oregon and Washington until next Thursday.
When disasters happen, a common misconception about those affected is they simply did not prepare. They did not understand the consequences of the disaster and, as such, they’re left with nothing.
Emergency and disaster management briefing for June 23, 2021: The pandemic has exposed a national supply chain vulnerability amid dock worker shortages and equipment failures
EDM briefing for June 21, 2021: DHS’s Science & Technology Directorate tested four fire-sensing prototype technologies and other news.
EDM briefing for June 18, 2021: The container ship that caught fire off the coast of Sri Lanka sank Thursday amid rough seas and other news.