EDM briefing for January 8, 2021: Los Angeles County ranked No.1 in FEMA’s National Risk Index and other news.
The Capitol riots were shocking because of the location, but it’s not an uncommon experience for police across the country. Learn about efforts to create national standards for training, equipment, and tactics to help agencies plan and prepare for civil unrest.
Biden’s choices for key posts have raised hopes for advances in numerous policy issues. We may see some positive changes for rural EMS facilities.
EDM briefing for January 6, 2021: An outbreak of Legionnaire’s Disease has allegedly killed one in Multnomah County, Portland, and other news.
This is an important time for EMS professionals to raise issues of concern, because legislators often do not understand myriad issues.
As the coronavirus continues to spread, law enforcement officers are at substantial risk of exposure. Learn ways they can mitigate risk.
The pandemic has had major short- and long-term consequences for local towns. Listen to a town manager share his strategies about maintaining trust and keeping citizens informed.
EDM briefing for January 4, 2021: More bodies were found amid the rubble of a large landslide in Norway that occurred last week and other news.