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Report: California officials lacked solid fire alert plan

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Officials in a Northern California county were ill-prepared, disorganized and lacked sufficient ... alerts. The report, which was released Monday by California's Office of Emergen... read more

Sonoma County Officials Take A Look At Wildfire Alert And Warning System

SANTA ROSA (CBS SF) — The Sonoma ... The report finds that County Emergency Services Manager Christopher Helgren decided before the fires not to use wireless alert technology to warn the public of a d... read more

California fire chiefs seek money to prepare for wildfires

Chiefs from across the state spoke in a Senate hearing a day after state emergency ... in Sonoma County were ill-prepared, disorganized and lacked sufficient training. They did not address the report, ... read more

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The Expanding Role of the Corporate Operations Center: 10 Best Practices

Sonoma County ... not be a focus). “During a training exercise, we had a new radio operator in the TOC. He knew how to use some systems but was minimally trained on at least one, which happened to be ... read more


Liberia: Artisanal Mining Leaves Lofa Bridge With Polluted Creeks, Big Holes

Those regulations are not sufficient to keep mineworkers ... the diver's waist to enable him signal for an emergency. This means that someone always keeps an eye on the life rope at all times or must ... read more

Napa County tests new alert system, didn't work right away as planned

The plan is to only use it for an extreme emergency ... they had not set up the portal correctly. FEMA walked them through it and the alert came through at 9:55. It is now considered up and running. S... read more

After devastating fires, California plans emergency alert overhaul

The fires, which claimed 44 lives and destroyed thousands of structures in four Northern California counties, laid bare the new reality of emergency preparedness in the digital age: Alert systems buil... read more

Dazed Californians brace for more 'extreme fire behavior' as death toll rises to 35

Authorities said an alert system ... not to return to their homes until further notice. California Gov. Jerry Brown has declared states of emergency for Napa, Sonoma and Yuba counties in Northern Cali... read more

PG&E linked to Wine County Fires

As the first reports came in Sunday night of numerous fires that would grow into one of the most destructive wildfire disasters in California history, emergency dispatchers in Sonoma County ... proble... read more

Napa's new alarm system legacy from last year's fires

Now, there's an unfamiliar sound meant to get the immediate attention of residents in Napa County during a major emergency. "We've had fires ... RELATED: Remembrance events for one-year anniversary of ... read more

Report: California officials lacked solid fire alert plan

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Officials in a Northern California county were ill-prepared, disorganized and lacked sufficient ... alerts. The report, which was released Monday by California's Office of Emergen... read more



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