Effective Health Communication: Drug Resistant Infectious Super Bugs

Lecia Bushak’s writing in Medical Daily (Gonorrhea May Soon Become Drug-Resistant, Untreatable) reported that the Chief Medical…

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A Potential Agricultural Economic and Food Disaster

Do you like bananas? I do. Bananas are generally regarded as a tasty high starch fruit. Here…

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Considering the Cascadia Earthquake Mega-Disaster

Firestorm, Crisis Management

I have previously written about the need for disaster and continuity planning due to the wide variety of…

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Disaster Psychology: When Some People Aren’t Their Old Selves in the Aftermath

The terror attacks in Paris (France) on November 13, 2015 were devastating to those who lost loved…

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The Little Noticed Disaster: Workplace Accidents, Injuries and Fatalities

Some catastrophic contingency events happen quickly and with corresponding notoriety and “attention-grabbing” drama. Other disasters unfold slowly…

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The Fast Approaching Oncoming Supply Chain Derailment Disaster: (Freight Train Blues)

Supply chains are the mechanisms by which products, and the raw materials from which products are made,…

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Daylight Saving Time: Human Performance Implications

It is once again that time of year for all us to remember to adjust our clocks…

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The Six Stages of Crisis for Communication Planning – Stage Six: The Recovery Phase

This is the final installment of six essays that explore each phase of a crisis, identify specific…

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The Advancing State of Business Continuity Planning and Crisis Management in China

It was my privilege to recently travel to Beijing, PRC in order to participate in the DRI…

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Another Successful DRJ FallWorld

Another successful DRJ FallWorld! Firestorm was pleased to be a Silver sponsor for this year’s DRJ FallWorld….

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