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Texas Emergency Management Online newsletter TEXAS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
  online       2017 Vol. 64 No. 6

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null W. Nim Kidd MESSAGE FROM THE CHIEF

Woohoo! Now was that a great conference, or was that a great conference?! I think that was a great conference! It was amazing to see so many people from the emergency management community join us in San Antonio for the 2017 Texas Emergency Management Conference (TEMC).



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Animal Considerations for the Emergency Management Community ANIMAL CONSIDERATIONS FOR THE EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT COMMUNITY

An emergency manager's job is to protect human life and property. This is a difficult and sometimes thankless job, often exacerbated by factors outside of our control. As society, technology and the emergency management community evolve, it becomes apparent that giving considerable thought to "whole community" preparedness will lead to a better outcome at the end of the day.


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2017 Texas Emergency Management Conference THE 2017 TEXAS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE

The 2017 Texas Emergency Management Conference (TEMC) was held May 16-19 in San Antonio, Texas. Visitors from near and far congregated at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center to engage with others within the emergency management community – state, federal, private, nonprofit and public partners alike. Emergency managers spent time networking, exhibitors showed off cutting-edge products, and workshop presenters detailed new initiatives and lessons learned.



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CPR/AED CPR/AED AWARENESS WEEK

On December 13, 2007, Congress unanimously passed a resolution to set aside June 1-7 each year as National Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Awareness Week to spotlight how lives can be saved if more Americans would learn to perform CPR and use an AED.



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TEXAS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT BRIEFS, TIPS AND LINKS NEWS BRIEFS

TEXAS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT BRIEFS, TIPS AND LINKS
Find more information on events and resources for the emergency management community.



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Texas Department of Public Safety
P.O. Box 4087
Austin, TX 78773
Phone: (512) 424-2138    Fax: (512) 424-2444
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