Pages

Categories

Search

 

FEMA reaquires disaster authority under new Homeland Security framework

by
January 23, 2008
First Responder
No Comment

“In the first overhaul of the nation’s emergency response system since Hurricane Katrina, government officials announced Tuesday that the Federal Emergency Management Agency will once again take the lead role in disaster response and that it will use an amenable, computer-driven doctrine to coordinate federal, state, and local resources.” (Nola)