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A collection of short videos by subject matter experts who clearly and concisely explain the concept and practical application of modern Mitigation principals. The ‘subject matter experts’ are professionals from within FEMA and other related public and private organizations. The goal of this Collection is to provide easy access to a wide variety of Mitigation topics in brief modules for education, training and general reference.
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septiembre 20, 2013
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  • Image: MITIGATION: The  Tornado Outbreak of 2011 (EKE)

    MITIGATION: The Tornado Outbreak of 2011 (EKE)

    Video by John McDerMott
    FEMA Mitigation assists in the rebuilding to he historic and massive outbreak of tornadoes across many Southern States of 2011.
    Sep 07, 2012
  • Image: Anatomy of an Emergency

    Anatomy of an Emergency

    Video by John McDerMott
    Keith Stammer Emergency Manager of Joplin/Jasper County describes the response to the EF-5 that struck Joplin on Ma 22, 2011.
    Jul 07, 2011
  • Image: The ABCs of School Safe Rooms

    The ABCs of School Safe Rooms

    Video by John McDerMott
    An interview with Julie Hedricks, Director of Design and Construction, Wichita Public School District USD #259. She explains the process and her role in the...
    Mayo 10, 2012
  • Image: Anchoring Home Fuel Tanks (EKE)

    Anchoring Home Fuel Tanks (EKE)

    Video by John McDerMott
    FEMA Mitigation Video about securing home fuel oil and propane tanks in flood prone areas. 2004. - - - Narrated by Roger Benson, FEMA Region 7 Mitigation. - ...
    Sep 01, 2012
  • Image: Home Fuel Tanks Hazards (EKE)

    Home Fuel Tanks Hazards (EKE)

    Video by John McDerMott
    For zoning and public safety officials: an Illustrated discussion of the hazards from spilled oil in the enviroment and the techniques to minimize water and...
    Sep 01, 2012
  • Image: What Makes a Safe Room Safe? (EKE)

    What Makes a Safe Room Safe? (EKE)

    Video by John McDerMott
    An animated illustration of the key Safe Room design elements that give a Safe Room "near abdolute protection" from a severe storm, tornado or hurricane.
    Sep 08, 2012
  • Image: Corey Schultz - My First Shelter Project (EKE)

    Corey Schultz - My First Shelter Project (EKE)

    Video by John McDerMott
    Architect Corey Schultz describes designing his first School Shelter that was later hit by a tornado and saved a teacher's life.
    Sep 08, 2012
  • Image: Corey Schultz - FEMAS ROLE IN COMMUNITY SHELTERS (EKE)

    Corey Schultz - FEMAS ROLE IN COMMUNITY SHELTERS (EKE)

    Video by John McDerMott
    Corey Schultz - FEMA's role in the design and review of community and school shelters, when FEMA funds are used for the project.
    Sep 09, 2012
  • Image: Corey Schultz - HOSPITAL STORM SHELTERS (EKE)

    Corey Schultz - HOSPITAL STORM SHELTERS (EKE)

    Video by John McDerMott
    Architect Corey Schultz - discusses concepts to make hospitals safer for non-ambulatory people and caretakers during severe weather.
    Sep 09, 2012
  • Image: Corey Schultz - MULTI-USE SCHOOL AND COMMUNITY SHELTERS (EKE)

    Corey Schultz - MULTI-USE SCHOOL AND COMMUNITY...

    Video by John McDerMott
    Corey Schultz - discusses the design concepts of MULTI-USE SCHOOL AND COMMUNITY SHELTERS (7 MINUTES)
    Sep 09, 2012
  • Image: FEMA 320 Safe Room Prescriptive Designs  (EKE)

    FEMA 320 Safe Room Prescriptive Designs (EKE)

    Video by John McDerMott
    Dr. Ernst Kiesling PE, PhD, discusses Safe Room Designs plans inclused in "FEMA 320 Taking Shelter From the Storm, Building a Safe Room For Your Home or...
    Sep 11, 2012
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