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FEMA Releases “Improving Public Messaging for Evacuation and Shelter-in-Place”

How do warning messages, information sources and channels affect the message receiver’s beliefs and behaviors?     International Association of Fire Chiefs FEMA released “Improving Public Messaging for Evacuation and Shelter-in-Place” The report includes research findings and recommendations emergency managers ...

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Survey Finds Confusion About Parts of Arizona Wildfire Evacuation Notices

Two out five thought they’d receive a personal notification     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A new survey found that many people in the Flagstaff area felt an emergency evacuation warning system widely used across Arizona is clear but that ...

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Colorado Wildfire Cause Evacuations

Residents of El Paso County evacuated due to wildfire   The Gazette Colorado Springs, Colo. – Residents near El Paso County’s southern border are being evacuated due to a wildfire. The fire is burning near 5800 Firebrand View in the ...

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