CBRN Response Capabilities and Identified Gaps

Despite advancements in field identification and classification of substances with advanced instrumentation and tools, there is still a response gap regarding the proper decontamination of instruments and the people who use them. Take steps now to bridge this gap.

Helping First Responders & the Public Bring Home Missing Kids

An existential danger is the exploitation of children. As the threat landscape evolves, first responders have a paramount role to play in protecting these vulnerable populations and maintaining a resilient homeland security enterprise. One program leading the effort is creating a reason for hope.

Making Planning Documents More Than Words on Paper

PresidentĀ Harry S. TrumanĀ once said, ā€œI believe in plans big enough to meet a situation which we canā€™t possibly foresee now.ā€ However, terms like big and comprehensive do not always equate

Defining Workplace Violence

History has shown many instances where warning signs were missed before workplace violence occurred. However, understanding the five categories can help organizations and agencies prepare for and, ideally, prevent these types of incidents.

Challenges With Pediatric Mass Care Feeding

The national-level guidance on mass care feeding for state, local, tribal, and territorial organizations (SLTTs) comes from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), and is Ā sourced from theirĀ toolkitsĀ and theĀ National Mass

Keeping Schools Safe During the Threat of Nuclear Attacks

The hands of the so-called Doomsday Clock are now set to 90 seconds to midnight, reflecting that experts believe the world is closer to a global nuclear catastrophe than it has ever been. All-hazards plans and threat assessments should reflect this potential increased threat.

Labor Trafficking - The Case Study of Marco

Countless immigrants like Marco do not self-identify as labor trafficking victims, yet this increasing crime needs to be addressed. Learn how communities can better protect these vulnerable populations.
Domestic Preparedness

Domestic Preparedness

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