- ORGANIZACJA I FINASOWANIE RATOWNICTWA MEDYCZNEGO. Bem, Agnieszka // Research Papers of the Wroclaw University of Economics / Prace N;2013, Issue 319, p158
The article presents the issues related to the organization and financing of medical emergency systems in the world and in Poland. It presents model solutions, in particular the Anglo-American system and the Franco-German one.
- Crowd learns about obtaining state grants. // East Bernard Express (TX);9/29/2011, Vol. 68 Issue 39, p1
The article reports on the criminal justice community planning meeting, organized by the Houston- Galveston Area Council of Governments (COG) on September 27, 2011, which focused on developing a comprehensive plan to acquire state grants for Wharton County.
- EFM coming for Detroit. Anderson, Puakea Olaisha // Michigan Citizen;3/3/2013, Vol. 35 Issue 17, pA1
The article offers the insights from Detroit, Michigan citizens Connie Malabed, Stephen Joe, and Mark Stockdale on the coming of an emergency financial manager (EFM) in the city.
- Local authorities square up over business rate sharing. Phillips, Lucy // Public Finance;Jun2011, Issue 6, p7
The article reports on the dispute emerging within local authorities in Great Britain over the appropriate approach to distribute business rates among councils and enable local councils to be self-financing.
- Best value edges forward. Harding, David // Public Finance;12/05/97, p2
Focuses on the proposed shift from compulsory competitive tendering (CCT) to best value, which is an attempt to improve local government's services in Great Britain. Information on the three-pronged approach of the government for best value; Significance and implication of best value.
- The Use of Budget Reforms to Modernize Governance in German Local Government. Adam, Berit; Behm, Christiane // Public Money & Management;Sep2006, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p217
This article discusses the NPM-style reforms being introduced to German local government. The authors focus on the experiences of the city of Uelzen in Lower Saxony because it is quite advanced in terms of implementing NPM-based reforms.
- Multiple casualty incident management, Part 2. Sachs, Gordon M. // Fire Engineering;Jan1998, Vol. 151 Issue 1, p97
Part II. Deals with managing multiple casualty incidents. Assignment of additional resources; Responsibilities of a Staging Area manager; Importance of branches as a span-of-control mechanism; Deescalating and terminating the incident; Responsibilities of a Demobilization Unit Leader.
- Managing deep shaft rescues. Collins, Larry // Fire Engineering;Jun98, Vol. 151 Issue 6, p83
Discusses the important aspects of safely managing confined-space rescue situations involving victims trapped in pipes, walls and other vertical shafts in the United States. High-angle rope systems; Emergency shoring; Mine and tunnel rescue techniques; Dive rescue or swiftwater rescue...
- NFPA 1670: New standards for technical rescue. Sargent, Chase N. // Fire Engineering;Oct99, Vol. 152 Issue 10, p83
Focuses on the standard on Operations and Training for Technical Rescue Incidents or NFPA 1670. Disciplines addressed by the NFPA 1670; Advantages of the standards; Standards-specific curriculums that are developed to meet the 1670 standard criteria; Classification of technical rescue services;...