From the daily archives: "Thursday, September 22, 2016"

In response to the recent NYC and New Jersey terrorist bombing incidents, Disaster Podcast co-hosts Sam Bradley and Jamie Davis are joined by Dr. Joe Holley from Paragon Medical Education Group and Kevin Reiter from WildSafety.com. The panel discusses the importance of training in NICS (National Incident Command System) procedures. Jamie talks about small rural areas and preparedness for major events. How does preparedness in those regions compare to major metropolitan areas like New York?

Links to Kevin’s wilderness and EMS education site.

WildSafety.com

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.

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