Collection: Oklahoma tornadoes May 2013

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Oklahoma Severe Storms And Tornadoes (DR-4117) 05/20/2013
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September 20, 2013
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  • Norman, Okla., November 21, 2013 -- Tom Reynolds (left), URS Lead Trainer and licensed Professional Engineer (PE), reviews architectural drawings with David Zuk (right), principal of Wallace Engineering, during a class of engineers, architects and building designers attending a Safe Schools 101 training initiative at the Moore Norman Technology Center in Norman, OK. The state of Oklahoma with the support of FEMA is spearheading a Safe Schools 101 Initiative (a first-in-the-nation endeavor) to assess the integrity and safety of all its schools to protect its students from the dangers of tornadoes. Photograph by Christopher Mardorf / FEMA

    Oklahoma Kicks Off Safe Schools 101 Initiative

    Photo by Christopher Mardorf
    Norman, Okla., November 21, 2013 -- Tom Reynolds (left), URS Lead Trainer and licensed Professional Engineer (PE), reviews architectural drawings with David Zuk (right), principal of Wallace Engineering, during a class of engineers, architects and building designers attending a Safe Schools 101 training initiative at the Moore Norman Technology Center in Norman, OK. The state of Oklahoma with the support of FEMA is spearheading a Safe Schools 101 Initiative (a first-in-the-nation endeavor) to assess the integrity and safety of all its schools to protect its students from the dangers of tornadoes. Photograph by Christopher Mardorf / FEMA
  • Norman, Okla., November 21, 2013 -- A team of engineers and architects reviews photos and drawings during a "Safe Schools" 101 training initiative at the Moore Norman Technology Center in Norman, OK. The state of Oklahoma with the support of FEMA is spearheading a "Safe Schools" 101 Initiative (a first-in-the-nation endeavor) to assess the integrity and safety of all its schools to protect its students from the dangers of tornadoes. Photograph by Christopher Mardorf / FEMA

    Oklahoma Kicks Off Safe Schools 101 Initiative

    Photo by Christopher Mardorf
    Norman, Okla., November 21, 2013 -- A team of engineers and architects reviews photos and drawings during a "Safe Schools" 101 training initiative at the Moore Norman Technology Center in Norman, OK. The state of Oklahoma with the support of FEMA is spearheading a "Safe Schools" 101 Initiative (a first-in-the-nation endeavor) to assess the integrity and safety of all its schools to protect its students from the dangers of tornadoes. Photograph by Christopher Mardorf / FEMA
  • Norman, Okla., November 21, 2013 -- An engineer reviews a drawing during a "Safe Schools" 101 training initiative at the Moore Norman Technology Center in Norman, OK. The state of Oklahoma with the support of FEMA is spearheading a "Safe Schools" 101 Initiative (a first-in-the-nation endeavor) to assess the integrity and safety of all its schools to protect its students from the dangers of tornadoes. Photograph by Christopher Mardorf / FEMA

    Oklahoma Kicks Off Safe Schools 101 Initiative

    Photo by Christopher Mardorf
    Norman, Okla., November 21, 2013 -- An engineer reviews a drawing during a "Safe Schools" 101 training initiative at the Moore Norman Technology Center in Norman, OK. The state of Oklahoma with the support of FEMA is spearheading a "Safe Schools" 101 Initiative (a first-in-the-nation endeavor) to assess the integrity and safety of all its schools to protect its students from the dangers of tornadoes. Photograph by Christopher Mardorf / FEMA
  • Norman, Okla., November 20, 2013 -- David Zuk, PE and Principal of Wallace Engineering (Oklahoma City) interacts with a class of engineers, architects and building designers attending a "Safe Schools" 101 training initiative at the Moore Norman Technology Center in Norman, OK. The state of Oklahoma with the support of FEMA is spearheading a "Safe Schools" 101 Initiative (a first-in-the-nation endeavor) to assess the integrity and safety of all its schools to protect its students from the dangers of tornadoes. Photograph by Christopher Mardorf / FEMA

    Oklahoma Kicks Off Safe Schools 101 Initiative

    Photo by Christopher Mardorf
    Norman, Okla., November 20, 2013 -- David Zuk, PE and Principal of Wallace Engineering (Oklahoma City) interacts with a class of engineers, architects and building designers attending a "Safe Schools" 101 training initiative at the Moore Norman Technology Center in Norman, OK. The state of Oklahoma with the support of FEMA is spearheading a "Safe Schools" 101 Initiative (a first-in-the-nation endeavor) to assess the integrity and safety of all its schools to protect its students from the dangers of tornadoes. Photograph by Christopher Mardorf / FEMA
  • SAFE SCHOOLS 101 is a State of Oklahoma initiative that brings together architects, engineers, design professionals, school officials, and emergency personnel for training and input on the design and construction of safe rooms in Oklahoma's schools. SAFE SCHOOLS 101 is a first-in-the-nation endeavor. It is a partnership between FEMA and the State of Oklahoma.

    FEMA Supports Oklahoma's SAFE SCHOOLS 101 Initiative

    Video by Christopher Mardorf
    SAFE SCHOOLS 101 is a State of Oklahoma initiative that brings together architects, engineers, design professionals, school officials, and emergency personnel for training and input on the design and construction of safe rooms in Oklahoma's schools. SAFE SCHOOLS 101 is a first-in-the-nation endeavor. It is a partnership between FEMA and the State of Oklahoma.
  • Moore, Okla., May 11, 2014 -- One year after an EF-5 Tornado caused extensive damage in Moore, Oklahoma, signs of recovery are evident in the rebuilding of homes and schools.

    Signs of Recovery in Moore, OK One Year after May 2013 Tornadoes

    Photo by Earl Armstrong
    Moore, Okla., May 11, 2014 -- One year after an EF-5 Tornado caused extensive damage in Moore, Oklahoma, signs of recovery are evident in the rebuilding of homes and schools.
  • Moore, Okla., May 11, 2014 -- A temporary facility remains at the site of the Moore hospital damaged during last year's May tornado outbreak in Oklahoma.  One year later, progress continues in the rebuilding of homes, businesses and schools.

    Recovery in Moore, OK after devasting EF-5 tornado in May 2013 Continues

    Photo by Earl Armstrong
    Moore, Okla., May 11, 2014 -- A temporary facility remains at the site of the Moore hospital damaged during last year's May tornado outbreak in Oklahoma. One year later, progress continues in the rebuilding of homes, businesses and schools.
  • Moore, Okla., May 11, 2014 -- Construction is underway at the new Plaza Towers Elementary School location in Moore, OK. The school was severely damaged a year ago, when an EF-5 tornado slammed the central Oklahoma community.

    Construction is Underway One Year after Tornado

    Photo by Earl Armstrong
    Moore, Okla., May 11, 2014 -- Construction is underway at the new Plaza Towers Elementary School location in Moore, OK. The school was severely damaged a year ago, when an EF-5 tornado slammed the central Oklahoma community.

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