| Apr 14, 2012
| 11:19 AM
Q. I live alone and my daughter wants me to get one of those devices that you wear around your neck and push to call for help in case of an emergency. I don't think I need one since I always carry my cellphone in my pocket. What do you think?
| Apr 4, 2012
| 4:57 PM
A study of Southern California Edison's response to the fierce windstorm that ripped through the region last fall found 70 ways the utility could improve its response to the next disaster.
The study, commissioned by Edison and released Wednesday,...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 11:50 AM
The National Cooperative Refinery Association (NCRA) has agreed to pay $700,000 in penalties to the United States and the State of Kansas, and perform a series of injunctive relief actions, to settle violations of federal environmental laws and the Kansas...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Police take Kony 2012’s Jason Russell to mental hospital...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 3:24 PM
This weekend the Northern Indiana Community Emergency Response Team, which is made up of seven counties including Elkhart County, got a call from the State Department of Homeland Security to get their volunteers and supplies on standby.
| Jan 19, 2012
| 2:53 PM
Updated 5:40 p.m.
Latest statement from Carnival Corp.
Carnival Corporation & plc Announces Comprehensive Audit and Review of Safety and Emergency Response Across All Its Cruise Lines (received 5:32 p.m.)
MIAMI – January 19, 2012 –...
| Nov 5, 2011
| 9:44 PM
A Jenners man made death threats before barricading himself inside his home and committing suicide Saturday night along Middle Street.
The Pennsylvania State Police Special Emergency Response Team responded to the scene along with a host of state...
| Oct 29, 2011
| 6:46 PM
The Somerset County Hazmat Team will host a group of emergency responders from across the country today.
The group will be in the region for the Emergency Preparedness & Hazmat Response Conference in Pittsburgh and hear a presentation about the county'...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 7:52 AM
Emergency personnel are taking part in an evacuation exercise in downtown Indianapolis Thursday.
The Indianapolis Department of Public Safety and MESH, a nonprofit organization that helps prepare healthcare providers to respond to emergency events,...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 11:50 AM
The State Fair Board with the Indiana State Fair Commission had a meeting Thursday for the first time since the stage collapse.
Executive Director of the Indiana State Fair Commission Cindy Hoye announced Venue Solutions Group is assessing the...
| Aug 28, 2011
| 6:58 AM
News release from FEMA, Federal Emergency Management Agency:
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal aid has been made available to Commonwealth of Virginia to...