Push Back

Wilmoth, Janet
October 2008
Fire Chief;Oct2008, Vol. 52 Issue 10, p6
Trade Publication
The author reflects on the preparedness of the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) when Hurricane Ike and Katrina hit the country. She states that when David Paulison became FEMA director in 2005, there have been improvements in technology and multi-level communications. She also mentions that FEMA has pushed back on the public as well as public service agencies to take precautions for the coming disasters.


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