Campaign: FEMA Think Tank

Homeland Security Reserve

I have seen many commercials about older folks volunteering their time to help others in need. Then I started to think about a VOLUNTEER reserve unit of retired police officers available during national emergencies. As volunteers, they would not be paid but receive travel expenses and per-diem or room and board. This unit would be an auxiliary to help during national disasters such as 9/11 or Katrina. The United ...more »

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Campaign: FEMA Think Tank

Class on Micro Biological Contamination.

I was wondering how many think a course in contamination and prevention would be a good Idea for the FEMA groups. I know it is important for us to prevent spread of Micro-Organisms (Bacteria) or Viruses from one person to another in Disaster Situations. This email from DHS made me think I had not really noticed anything that pertained to this issue in the FEMA Courses. Or perhaps I hadnt seen the program. Here is one ...more »

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