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Disaster Exercise Set to Focus on a Global Flu Pandemic Next Month

Posted: Monday, December 26th, 2011 at 6:21 am
Author: KCII News - Bill Gatchel


Anyone participating in the Community Emergency Response Team or Washington County COAD have another upcoming opportunity to participate in an exercise to work together as part of a disaster planning and response team.  Chrystal Woller with Washington County COAD says these exercises are designed specially for organizations and individuals to work together on supporting the disaster caused needs of community and neighborhood residents during and following a disaster.

Next month’s exercise covers an influenza pandemic scenario and how to deal with the spread of the disease across the world.  Those wishing to take part in this exercise have until 4:00 January 26th to sign up with the webinar happening on Saturday the 28th.  To register, look here.