FiRST-Bomb Responder Smartphone Application Now Available to First Responder Teams

For many of our readers who are members of first responder teams, our staff would like to point out the recent release of a First Responder Support Tool (FIRST) smartphone app by the DHS Science and Technology (S&T) Directorate First Responder Group.  The title of the smartphone application is FIRST-Bomb Response. This application takes advantage […]

For many of our readers who are members of first responder teams, our staff would like to point out the recent release of a First Responder Support Tool (FIRST) smartphone app by the DHS Science and Technology (S&T) Directorate First Responder Group.  The title of...

ATT Becomes First U.S. Private Sector Company Certified to a DHS-Selected Standard under the PS-Prep™ Program

The DHS PS-Prep™ program has been on this website’s radar screen for quite some time, and, with the announcement of this press release by DHS regarding ATT’s certification to one of the standards selected by DHS under the Voluntary Private Sector Preparedness Program (PS-Prep™) an important step has been taken, as Secretary Napolitano states “…to […]

The DHS PS-Prep™ program has been on this website’s radar screen for quite some time, and, with the announcement of this press release by DHS regarding ATT’s certification to one of the standards selected by DHS under the Voluntary Private Sector Preparedness Program...

PRIVATE SECTOR UPDATE — DHS Presents State of America’s Homeland Security

PS-Prep strategy planning groups, along with all business continuity and risk management members of teams in organizations of all sizes should be interested in listening to Janet Napolitano, Department of Homeland Security Secretary (DHS), as she delivers the second annual State of America’s Homeland Security address, on Monday, January 30 2012 at 1:00 PM EST. […]

PS-Prep strategy planning groups, along with all business continuity and risk management members of teams in organizations of all sizes should be interested in listening to Janet Napolitano, Department of Homeland Security Secretary (DHS), as she delivers the second...

Business Continuity and Emergency Management Plan Testing — Need Help Pitching the Need?

Many of the readers of this website belong to emergency management and business continuity planning teams.  And, hopefully, those disaster preparedness focused teams are testing their emergency, continuity and disaster recovery plans regularly. But if not, or if those risk management centered groups are looking for some useful information to assist the testing of those […]

Many of the readers of this website belong to emergency management and business continuity planning teams.  And, hopefully, those disaster preparedness focused teams are testing their emergency, continuity and disaster recovery plans regularly. But if not, or if those...
National Preparedness Goal Document Released

National Preparedness Goal Document Released

Business continuity planning teams know that the best risk mitigation effort against any threat to their organization works best when top management plays a leadership role in directing a balanced representation from the total organization to develop and implement appropriate defense strategies against any potential threats or disruptive events from happening to their organization. In […]

Business continuity planning teams know that the best risk mitigation effort against any threat to their organization works best when top management plays a leadership role in directing a balanced representation from the total organization to develop and implement...

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