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5 Tips for Better Human Communication During Emergencies

At a recent city council meeting in the eastern USA, city executives were quizzed as to why the emergency alerting system was not activated when law enforcement was searching for two dangerous fugitives being sought

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The FCC, the EAS, and the Future of Crisis Communication

We have all had it happen. Unexpectedly, the cell phone comes to life, issuing a tone unlike anything it normally makes. It is an Amber Alert, indicating a suspected child kidnapping, or it is a

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Pentagon Pilots Interoperable Communications Network Powered by BlackBerry’s AtHoc

In July, 2015 President Obama signed the DHS Interoperability Act (H.R.615), requiring homeland security agencies to maintain interoperable communications for daily operations, planned events and emergencies.

The term "Interoperable Communications" is a mouthful. Simply put,

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Congressional Demand for Better Alerts

If the president wanted to send an alert out to every person in the United States – could he? Executive order 13407 demands that the United States have a robust emergency notification system to alert

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