The Guilt I Carry Over 9/11 Drives Me to Help Others

The Rand Blog

military veteran Jonathan Wong reflects on how the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks have influenced how he has lived his life since that day RAND policy researcher and U.S.

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Fifth Needs Assessment report shows progress and continued gaps in US fire departments’ needs and resources

National Fire Protection Association

Published every five years since 2001, the US Needs Assessment report reflects the results of a survey sent to most US fire departments.

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National Preparedness Month 2022: 9/11's Legacy

Business Continuity Today

Since September 11, 2001, the U.S. September was chosen as National Preparedness Month, as the tragedies of September 11, 2001, highlighted to the nation the importance of being prepared. Links Web: [link] LinkedIn: [link] Instagram: [link] Twitter: [link] Facebook: [link] Youtube: [link] Since September 11, 2001, the U.S. September was chosen as National Preparedness Month, as the tragedies of September 11, 2001, highlighted to the nation the importance of being prepared.

How to Update Corporate Safety Practices in the Wake of COVID-19

Continuity Insights

Going back to 2001, the 9/11 attacks inspired a new, more robust approach to corporate safety—many organizations began requiring people to check in or prove their identities before entering workspaces. By Terri Mock, Chief Strategy and Marketing Officer, Rave Mobile Safety: Corporate safety has evolved significantly over the past 20 years.

Book Review: Constructing Risk

Recovery Diva

Reviewed by Donald Watson, editor of the website theOARSlist.com , Organizations Addressing Resilience and Sustainability, editor of Time-Saver Standards for Urban Design (McGraw-Hill 2001), and co-author with Michele Adams of Design for Flooding: Resilience to Climate Change (Wiley 2011). Constructing Risk: Disaster, Development, and the Built Environment by Stephen O. BenderNew York: Berghahn. 4 of Catastrophes in Context. 2021).

SIA New Member Profile: Hochiki

Security Industry Association

In 2001, Hochiki America made the choice to expand our OEM business into what is today a full system supplier. New Security Industry Association (SIA) member Hochiki America Corporation is a supplier of quality smoke detectors to the fire alarm industry.

SIA New Member Profile: The AiN Group

Security Industry Association

Melanie Panetta : The AiN Group was founded by president and owner Stan Matysiak over 20 years ago in 2001.

20 Years Later, SIA Remembers 9/11

Security Industry Association

11, 2001, our thoughts turn first of all to the nearly 3,000 people who lost their lives that day. As we mark the 20th year since the terrorist attacks of Sept. The office workers in the World Trade Center. The U.S. Department of Defense personnel in the Pentagon.

Internal Controls & Fraud Prevention

Reciprocity

These consequences came to pass when the Enron scandal broke in 2001. The collapse of Enron, along with several other corporate frauds circa 2001, led to enactment of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act in 2022. Fraud is a constant concern for businesses and other corporate organizations everywhere.

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How Data Storage Can Empower STEM Leaders to Dream Big

Pure Storage

National Science Foundation (NSF) in 2001, has become a driving force of awareness and support for a wide range of projects and educational opportunities. .

SIA New Member Profile: Concentric Security

Security Industry Association

11, 2001, Concentric Security was born to expand on the need to keep people and property safe. New Security Industry Association (SIA) member Concentric Security is a leading premier perimeter security solutions integrator.

Want to know the top three things that scare me?

Disaster Preparedness

I have been hearing of them working with and paying North Korea to develop them as far back as late 2001. The Top Three Disasters That Scare Me. As a prepper and a preparedness professional there are still things that scare me. Few things do, but there are some things that even if you’re prepared for can still be a nightmare. What are those three things? I’ll tell you. A Pandemic (sorry but this one COVID-19 Isn’t it – I’ll explain why).

SIA New Member Profile: ProTecht Solutions Partners

Security Industry Association

I have been in the security industry since I started in 2001 as a police officer in Charlotte, North Carolina, and have spent over 15 years working for security integrators.

Business, Interrupted: Drawing on Real-Life Disaster Response with Larry Knafo

Castellan

If anyone understands exactly what that means when a disaster forever changes how we define “business as usual,” it’s Larry Knafo, former New York City Deputy CIO during the September 11 , 2001 attacks. Business as usual.

What Can AI Do for You?

Security Industry Association

I’ve heard about AI since I was a kid – as early as The Terminator’s Skynet and HAL from 2001: A Space Odyssey, the concept of AI has been presented to us as a science fiction concept that will inevitably turn on us and destroy humanity. Jon Harris, MBA, CPP, PSP, vice president, Group337.

Mail terrorism

Plan B Consulting

Following the Anthrax attacks in the USA in 2001, any envelope containing white powder causes mass disruption until the police can prove that is it not anthrax, such as in this case where the powder turned out to be corn flour.

PREPARING YOUR ORGANIZATION FOR CONVERGENT VOLUNTEERS

CCEM Strategies

Convergent Volunteers: Have you ever wondered who they are and how they work? The question is rather - how does your organization work when convergent volunteers emerge?

SIA New Member Profile: The Homeland Security Consulting Group

Security Industry Association

11, 2001, I was working as a U.S. New Security Industry Association (SIA) member The Homeland Security Consulting Group (HSCG) works to help public safety and security companies do more business protecting critical infrastructure through homeland security consulting and business development.

How ISC East Keynote Speaker Ted Metellus Secures the New York City Marathon

Security Industry Association

Metellus first joined NYRR in 2001 as an event manager and has served in a variety of leadership roles since then.

Coronavirus and China’s Decision-Making in a Crisis

Marketpoint Recall

The coronavirus outbreak could not occur at a more inconvenient time for Chinese leaders. 2019 was not a particularly pretty year for the Chinese Communist Party (CCP). They faced significant economic pressure from the U.S.-China

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19/03/2015 Recovering business reputation following a scandal

Plan B Consulting

I recently, as part of my reading for my PhD, read a paper by David Wicks in 2001 entitled “Institutionalized Mindsets of Invulnerability: Differentiated Institutional Fields and the Antecedents of Organizational Crisis”.