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Community Emergency Response Team Newsletter Vol 4 - Issue 6

The Community Emergency Response Team Newsletter Vol 4 - Issue 6.pdf dated 7/7/14

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Icon for file of type application/pdfDearborn CERT Supports Community Response Team in UAE

An ongoing partnership between Michigan emergency managers and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is spanning language barriers and thousands of miles to build an international preparedness partnership.

Icon for file of type application/pdfMontgomery County (MD) CERT Brings Social Media to Emergency Operations

The spread of social media has greatly influenced the way people stay connected—including during emergencies. The web-savvy Montgomery County, Maryland CERT program recently identified new ways to leverage online social networks, including Facebook and Twitter, to enhance communication within their local Emergency Operations Center (EOC) and between CERT volunteers.

Icon for file of type application/pdfNew Jersey CERT Programs Provide Super Bowl Support

The Seattle Seahawks and the San Francisco 49ers were not the only teams hard at work on Super Bowl Sunday this past February. When New Jersey hosted the big game on February 2, several New Jersey CERT programs provided volunteers to support the state’s 2-1-1-call center.

Icon for file of type application/pdf2014 Upcoming Training Dates

Upcoming 2014 Training Dates

Icon for file of type application/pdfCommunity Emergency Response Team E-Brief Introduction Vol. 4 - Issue 6

The FEMA Individual and Community Preparedness Division and the National CERT Office are excited to introduce the new CERT E-Brief, replacing the CERT Newsletter as the platform for sharing ideas, stories, and other information with the national CERT community.

Icon for file of type application/pdfHamden, CT CERT Supports Residents

In February, Hamden (Conn.) CERT brought relief to a number of displaced individuals after an overnight fire tore through their 28-unit apartment building. The blaze, which began on the first floor, spread through all three floors, and eventually collapsed the building’s roof and part of its third floor.

Icon for file of type application/pdfSubmitting Stories to the CERT E-Brief

How to submit stories to the CERT E-Brief.