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Had been member of National Defense Executive Reserve, Office of emergency Transportation, USDOT (11 years). In retirement I'm a member of a response team (sheltering) and another one as ICS scribe/courier (gopher). Also commentator on emergency prep and disasters. Plus teach this in community outreach programs.
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Chesapeake Bay area of Virginia
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In retirement still active with focus on field work re emergency responses.
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Robert Warren's Blog

"donor fatigue"

Posted on November 28, 2017 at 7:30am 2 Comments

http://www.dailyherald.com/news/20171128/how-local-charities-are-affected-when-major-disasters-strike

Note:  "...significant media coverage trigger an outpouring of financial support".

~ Bob

Hurricane Alley, Virginia

"admitted 1 patient every 11 seconds"

Posted on November 28, 2017 at 2:00am 0 Comments

http://saugus.wickedlocal.com/news/20171127/remembering-cocoanut-grove-fire

"fatality rate of 50 percent......Boston's Titanic".

Note:  "unenforced" ; "ignored".

~ Bob

Hurricane Alley, Virginia

"whatever crazy changes..."

Posted on November 28, 2017 at 1:30am 0 Comments

http://www.eastbaytimes.com/2017/11/27/resiliency-fair-at-berkeley-school-using-north-bay-fires-as-theme/

Only in Berkeley do we find this specifically named bug out bag.  

Only in Berkeley do they allow for only 2 languages at the fair and evacuation training ?  Discriminatory !

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"drones in disaster"; in US also !

Posted on November 28, 2017 at 1:30am 0 Comments

http://the-japan-news.com/news/article/0004047107

Note:  "reducing the risk of a secondary disaster".  The aforesaid quote is one of my signature lines.  I ALWAYS place emphasis on secondary disasters popping up.  

~ Bob

Hurricane Alley, Virginia

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At 5:06pm on November 16, 2017, David Pence said…

Great articles Bob, keep up the great work!

At 6:38pm on November 6, 2017, David Wollard said…
Thank you Robert! Love the quote!
At 11:47am on November 1, 2017, Bobbie Paiz said…
Thank you, Bob.
At 3:20pm on September 29, 2017,
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Hi Bob! Thank you for your persistence (and still not sure why you had so much trouble getting signed up), and welcome you to USFRA. Feel free to personalize your page with photos, music, videos and blogs, and use the main menu bar to interact with our Forums, Networks and members.

In addition to our USFRA Community Center forum you've already visited, we also have an Events calendar where you can post community events, conferences and fundraisers, a free Classifieds section and much more.

Please let us know if you have any suggestions or questions as you settle in and invite your friends and colleagues to join us! Stay safe, j

 
 
 

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