Tagged: Emergency Preparedness
OPB |Oct. 20, 2014 12:40 p.m.
MONDAY: We'll talk to the director of the Portland Bureau of Emergency Management about her fact-finding mission to Christchurch to see its response to the 2011 earthquake.
OPB |Oct. 06, 2014 12:25 p.m.
MONDAY: We'll hear about how prepared Oregon buildings are to withstand a major earthquake, and which ones may be getting upgrades.
OPB |Aug. 25, 2014 12:06 p.m.
MONDAY: We'll explore the geology behind the quake, the emergency response, and what it all means for the Pacific Northwest.
OPB |Feb. 11, 2014 12:06 p.m.
TUESDAY: An audit released Monday by the Oregon Secretary of State's office suggests that the state's Office of Emergency Management faces internal challenges that could hamper disaster response.
Feb. 06, 2013 12:06 p.m.
The state's Earthquake Commission finds Oregon is drastically unprepared for an inevitable quake.
Nov. 02, 2012 12:20 p.m.
Tillamook County plans to stop the use of tsunami sirens in favor of other emergency alert tools.
Oct. 30, 2012 12:50 p.m.
If an earthquake or a huge storm struck the Pacific Northwest, how would you cope?
Oct. 10, 2011 9:25 a.m.
In this installment of our On the Job series, we talk with people who volunteer to be emergency responders.
April 21, 2010 9 a.m.
Are Northwest people and places ready for the Cascadia subduction earthquake?
Aug. 19, 2009 9 a.m.
What do you expect from the healthcare system?
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