FEMA is offering an Alerts and Warnings Technical Assistance Series for US public sector emergency management personnel

Pre-Workshop Webinar: May 24, noon-1:30 p.m. (Eastern Time)
Workshop: June 7 and 8, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. (Eastern Time)

Purpose: To help jurisdictions implement more effective notifications to the public by improving the speed, reach, and effectiveness of Alerts-and-Warnings messages.

Who can attend: The workshop is for public sector employees with a role in communicating protective action guidance to the public immediately preceding and during an event. This may include public sector emergency managers, public information officers, social media communicators, and public outreach coordinators.

Presented by: Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) National Integration Center (NIC)

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New Outreach Tools Focus on Financial Preparedness for Earthquakes

A new information hub and outreach toolkit launched by CREW provides easy access to online resources and ready-made outreach tools to help earthquake preparedness educators and other seismic professionals share financial readiness tips that can help speed and strengthen recovery after a damaging earthquake. The hub includes messaging recommendations and examples, as well as information about earthquake insurance.

View the Insure Against Earthquakes hub for educators

Among the tools provided is a companion public site, which presents financial preparedness actions, basic information about earthquake insurance, and links to reliable online content.

View the Insure Against Earthquake public site