For one, officials must get better at making highly technical health and safety information clear to the public, said Susan Allan, Oregon's public health director. For another, a supply chain that now involves as many five links needs streamlining to hustle critical supplies to hospitals.
"These are natural problems. These are things that would happen in any state. But we're all new to this," Allan said. "It's good that we're doing this, because we have an opportunity to get it right before it may hurt somebody if we don't get it right." (cont...)
135 volunteers needed for emergency response drill http://denver.yourhub.com/Boulder/Stories/News/How-to-Get-Involved/Story~380216.aspx
Disaster emergency drill Marcy Thursday night (NY)http://www.wktv.com/news/local/10672371.html
MARCY - If a disaster emergency happened in Oneida County, the first to respond to the scene are now better prepared. They took part in a training exercise Thursday night in Marcy.t happened at the "Clark Energy Facility." It's designed to test response procedures for hazardous materials and terrorist incidents. A combination of agencies took part...including several fire and police departments (cont..)
Downtown Wichita explosions only a drill (update)http://www.ksn.com/news/local/10661021.html
"It's the only time I defend Bush," he said." (along with rest of the phony "Left")