We tackle the importance of volunteers in disaster response and recovery on this week’s episode of the Disaster Podcast. In some communities, volunteers from the backbone of the first responder force. How does this dynamic affect response to disasters and what does it mean for overall community resilience? Join us as we talk all about volunteers in disaster response.
On the show this week are co-hosts Sam Bradley, disaster weather expert and emergency dispatcher, Kyle Nelson, Dr. Joe Holley, and Jamie Davis.
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Paragon Brings “The Experience”
Paragon Medical Education Group specializes in bringing what they call “The Experience” to jurisdictions around the country. They bring together police, fire, EMS, and hospital teams to train together and learn what to expect from each diverse group in the response team so that each knows what to expect from the other and how to back the other groups up. Visit Paragon’s site at ParagonMedicalGroup.com for more information on how this can be brought into your system.