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Part 2: Drones Will Revolutionize Crisis Response! Preston Rice Interview – SDP#41

Part 2: Drones Will Revolutionize Crisis Response! Preston Rice Interview – SDP#41

VIDEO-Drone Expert Preston Rice and “Safety Doc Podcast” host David Perrodin visit the field at a local park and Preston demonstrates the steps of deploying a drone – from set-up to calibrating it to overhead satellites. The narrated demonstration swings open the door to the possible safety applications of a drone – especially as it was flown over swampy terrain[Read More…]

by August 18, 2017 0 comments Video
Part 2: Drones Will Revolutionize Crisis Response! Preston Rice Interview – SDP#41

Part 2: Drones Will Revolutionize Crisis Response! Preston Rice Interview – SDP#41

PODCAST-Drones can fly at speeds of 70 MPH and electronic fences can’t prevent them from entering prison yards, hospital property or school zones. Wow, seems like drones pose risks to society – regulate them! Wait! Did I mention that drones efficiently operate within radioactive areas or locations that would present hazards to humans, such as scouting the “hot” regions of[Read More…]

by August 17, 2017 0 comments Partner
PART 1: Little Known Facts About Drones – Preston Rice Expert Interview – SDP#40

PART 1: Little Known Facts About Drones – Preston Rice Expert Interview – SDP#40

VIDEO-The FAA controls the airspace above your lawn! However, the question of who owns the skies remains murky at local government levels. Rules & regulations for operating a drone differ greatly between a hobbyist and commercial operator. Drones, some smaller than a human hand, are used in many industries and show great promise for positive contributions to search & rescue[Read More…]

by August 13, 2017 0 comments Video
PART 1: Little Known Facts About Drones – Preston Rice Expert Interview – SDP#40

PART 1: Little Known Facts About Drones – Preston Rice Expert Interview – SDP#40

PODCAST-The FAA controls the airspace above your lawn! However, the question of who owns the skies remains murky at local government levels. Rules & regulations for operating a drone differ greatly between a hobbyist and commercial operator. Drones, some smaller than a human hand, are used in many industries and show great promise for positive contributions to search & rescue[Read More…]

by August 12, 2017 0 comments Partner
Back to School Safety Special – Time to be Terrified!! – SDP#39

Back to School Safety Special – Time to be Terrified!! – SDP#39

VIDEO-High-drama multi-agency intruder response simulations transpire daily in schools across America. This hyper-realistic approach to school safety has produced a flurry of litigation centering psychological trauma for adults and children. Furthermore, theatrical drills are not supported by empirical research and differ greatly from other preparedness practices. Dr. Perrodin separates the rhetoric from the truth in this MUST WATCH episode about[Read More…]

by August 4, 2017 0 comments Video
Back to School Safety Special – Time to be Terrified!! – SDP#39

Back to School Safety Special – Time to be Terrified!! – SDP#39

PODCAST-High-drama multi-agency intruder response simulations transpire daily in schools across America. This hyper-realistic approach to school safety has produced a flurry of litigation centering psychological trauma for adults and children. Furthermore, theatrical drills are not supported by empirical research and differ greatly from the ways schools prepare for other disasters, such as fires and tornadoes. For example, when the fire[Read More…]

by August 3, 2017 0 comments Partner
Why We Can’t Compare Disasters: WTC, Murrah, Katrina & More  – SDP#37

Why We Can’t Compare Disasters: WTC, Murrah, Katrina & More – SDP#37

VIDEO-Dr. Perrodin explains how crisis communications have rapidly evolved since 1995 and will soon no longer be routinely identified as a problem in crisis response. At the time of the Murrah Building bombing in Oklahoma City in 1995, a mere 16 Million People (.4%) in The World Used the Internet. At the time of the attacks on the World Trade[Read More…]

by July 22, 2017 0 comments Video
Why We Can’t Compare Disasters: WTC, Murrah, Katrina & More  – SDP#37

Why We Can’t Compare Disasters: WTC, Murrah, Katrina & More – SDP#37

PODCAST-There are several reasons why each disaster should be studied as an individual unit. By isolating communications and geography specific to time, context and situation, Dr. Perrodin demonstrates the inherent problems with comparing disasters. He also notes the incredible impact of “lived experiences” and longitudinal demographic factors that contributed to the improbable rescue of 500,000 people in only 9 hours[Read More…]

by July 22, 2017 0 comments Partner
Sophie’s Choice, Moral Dilemmas & 9/11 Research Design Issues – SDP#36

Sophie’s Choice, Moral Dilemmas & 9/11 Research Design Issues – SDP#36

VIDEO-Did you know that the United States military went to DEFCON 3 following the attacks of 9/11/01? The DEFense readiness CONdition (DEFCON) system prescribes five graduated levels of readiness (or states of alert) for the U.S. Military.  The DEFCON level did not change after the Murrah Building bombing as it was deemed a localized event that was not going to[Read More…]

by July 17, 2017 0 comments Video
Sophie’s Choice, Moral Dilemmas & 9/11 Research Design Issues – SDP#36

Sophie’s Choice, Moral Dilemmas & 9/11 Research Design Issues – SDP#36

PODCAST-Moral dilemmas center ethical choices in rescue operations in which the grueling decision is between, at times, equally-deserving alternatives. Dr. Perrodin also critiques a safety response article comparing the actions of rescuers present at the Murrah Building and rescuers present at the World Trade Center – noting such comparisons hold great challenges to distilling information that can be generalized to[Read More…]

by July 16, 2017 0 comments Partner