Category: Natural Disaster

DISASTER: NY’s Response to Sandy Hindered by Computer Network Overload

Source: emergencymgmt.com By: James M. Odato Posted on: March 05, 2014 New York’s emergency response to Superstorm Sandy was hindered because the Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Service’s computer network could not handle all the applications running, according to a new report from a western New York company that works for the agency. The report reveals the […]

SHELTER: Deathtrap…Moore tornado debris reveals construction flaws, code violations

Source: journalrecord.com By: M. Scott Carter Posted on: February 20, 2014 MOORE – When the storm came, seven students in the Plaza Towers third-grade center sheltered in the hall. At Briarwood, the students and teachers thought the school building would protect them.   Then the tornado hit, and the schools fell. Instead of offering protection on May 20, […]

YELLOWSTONE: Doomsday preppers have been working themselves into a frenzy

Source: outsideonline.com By: GRAYSON SCHAFFER Posted on: FEBRUARY 26, 2014 They’re Gonna Blow! Doomsday preppers have been working themselves into a frenzy way (way!) ahead of the Yellowstone supervolcano’s next eruption [emc2alert type=”error” style=”normal” position=”top” visible=”visible” closebtn=”1″ width=”400″ title=”INFO” ]This story is pretty much RIGHT ON THE MARK about real events regarding Yellowstone. The doomers think it’s going […]

SHELTER: Survival Bunkers – The Reality Of Life Underground

Survival Bunkers – The Reality Of Life Underground Source: survivalbased.com By: Capt. William E. Simpson Posted on: January 21, 2014 The concept of using a bunker for shelter during times of disaster is nothing new. However the technologies that affect bunkers have changed radically over the past 20 years! For the purposes of temporary shelter, most basic underground […]

CASTING: Doomsday Preppers NOW CASTING for Season 4

Doomsday Preppers NOW CASTING for Season 4 WARNING FROM RICH:  Only pursue this project if you are comfortable with being made a potential laughing stock. Practice Operational Security. Don’t share what you can’t protect or defend. It’s your life. I’ve personally been approached twice, but turned them down. Why? I’ve got two friends who HAVE […]

SHELTER: All about Sheltering In Place

Source: uscrisispreppers.com By: disaster-survival-resources.com Posted on: February 10, 2014 There are variety of unplanned events and disasters that would require you to shelter-in-place such as a tornados, hurricanes, terrorist attacks, chemical spills, quarantine and isolation. Sheltering-in-place simply means to take shelter where you are. Some situations may even require sealing off the room from outside containments like an explosion […]