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Hashtag Hurricane Rescues Are Here to Stay – Pros & Cons – SDP#44

Hashtag Hurricane Rescues Are Here to Stay – Pros & Cons – SDP#44

VIDEO-Victims of hurricanes turned to Twitter and Facebook for help as floodwater rose and winds toppled structures. A combination of government and civilian rescuers answered their calls! 2017 is the demarcation line as we are officially in the social media age of natural disaster response. Dr. Perrodin explains how this new era has introduced both efficiencies and complexities to rescue[Read More…]

by September 11, 2017 0 comments Video
Hashtag Hurricane Rescues Are Here to Stay – Pros & Cons – SDP#44

Hashtag Hurricane Rescues Are Here to Stay – Pros & Cons – SDP#44

PODCAST-Victims of hurricanes turned to Twitter and Facebook for help as floodwater rose and winds toppled structures. A combination of government and civilian rescuers answered their calls! 2017 is the demarcation line as we are officially in the social media age of natural disaster response. Dr. Perrodin explains how this new era has introduced both efficiencies and complexities to rescue[Read More…]

by September 10, 2017 0 comments Partner
Three Spectacular In-The-Moment High-Stakes Decisions that Saved Lives – SDP#9

Three Spectacular In-The-Moment High-Stakes Decisions that Saved Lives – SDP#9

The Lower Manhattan rescue of September 11, 2001, taught us that one of the greatest challenges of contingency planning is making sure you don’t plan too much. Having options offers flexibility and the ability to precisely align responses to developing contexts and situations.  Lessons of Lower Manhattan A Contrarian’s Perspective of the Unconventional, Exceptional Rescue of 500,000 People By David[Read More…]

by January 6, 2017 0 comments Partner