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State Perspective – New Jersey

- Richard “Dick” Cañas was tapped in March 2006 to head the state’s newly established Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness.

Mass Evacuation: A Disaster Waiting to Happen

- How geography, road infrastructure, and mass transit pose challenges during large-scale evacuations.

Ready, Willing, Disabled

- Maryland takes the lead in preparing to assist the disabled in disasters.

Transportation Security

- Emergency response coordinators in the Transporation Security Administration are not receiving training in continuity of operations, despite the existence of free courses, according to a report from the Office of the Inspector General at the Department of Homeland Security.

State Perspective - Arizona

- The homeland security perspective from Arizona.

Gimme Shelter

- When is sheltering-in-place preferable to evacuation, and how should you go about it?

Gentlemen, Start Your Technologies

- High-tech homeland security start-ups.

Port Security Progress Report

- DHS Secretary Chertoff on port security.

State Perspective – North Carolina

- A conversation with North Carolina's top emergency manager.

Energy Security

- What are the challenges protecting to energy assets and infrastructure? Energy Business Reports explains with security recommendations to counter the risk.

Disaster Response

- A Canadian not-for-profit takes an outsider's look at the response to Hurricane Katrina, identifying factors that led to the collapse of good governance and lessons learned.

Tourism, Security & Safety: From Theory to Practice

- Industry leader reviews top text on tourism security.

Emergency Planning

- Industry leader reviews top text on emergency planning.
 




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