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Hurricane Ian Reveals Continuing Vulnerabilities for Healthcare Facilities

DRI Drive

In 2012, the stories of hospitals fighting to maintain services and keep patients safe during Superstorm Sandy rocked the resilience field. 10 years later, climate change may have made the dangers to vital facilities even more severe. 28, as Hurricane Ian made landfall as a Category 4 storm, at least 16 hospitals from […].

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Cannabis Legalization in Europe: Planning Ahead

The Rand Blog

Since 2012, multiple jurisdictions have changed their laws to legalize the production, possession, and use of cannabis for nonmedical purposes. While most of these changes took place in the Americas, there are signs that the European legal landscape might be changing too.

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Emergency Planning

As an example, consider the impact of the Fukushima Dai’ichi nuclear release in Japan in 2011 on nuclear energy policy in other countries (Wittneben 2012,Kim et al. References Fukuyama, F. The End of History and the Last Man. The Free Press, New York, 418 pp. Energy Policy 61: 822-828. DOI: 10.1016/j.enpol.2013.06.107

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Women in Insurance: Nicole J. Gunderson, Managing Director, Global Insurance Accelerator

Chisel AI

I helped lead the company transition from a consumer-branded payments business to a white-label ACH API platform, while also building the sales and customer success teams to support the B2B SaaS business model.

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10 Tips for framing your case for Business Continuity to Executives

BryghtPath

And in 2012, after Hurricane Sandy. After a pandemic year like 2020—and 2021—executives get the importance of business continuity planning. The situation was the same in 2005 after Hurricane Katrina. And after mass shooting incidents. Management has a heightened sense of why business continuity is necessary. Then, the memories fade.

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New Editorial Advisory Panel Member 

Crisis Response Journal

Roger retired in from the Metropolitan Police Service after a successful 34-year career in 2012. He has a unique background in operational command, having been pivotal in all major events in London for over 14 years. He led the Casualty Bureau team in New By Roger Gomm

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Security Industry Association Appoints Ken Francis as Chair of SIA Executive Advisory Board

Security Industry Association

Before he joined Eagle Eye Networks in 2016, Francis launched ADT Security Services back into the commercial marketplace following the spinoff and IPO of ADT by Tyco International in 2012.