ABSTRACT

Integrated Public Alert and Warning System IPAWS: Increasing Resiliency in Our Communities Through IPAWS [presentation]   [open pdf - 7MB]

This presentation discusses public alerts and warnings necessary for IPAWS (Integrated Public Alert and Warning System) to be effective. Topics include identifying who is authorized to create and manage alerts; how the public should be educated; the kinds of tests and exercises that should be used and at what frequency; and best practices for wireless emergency alert systems.

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2012-11
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Public Domain
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Federal Emergency Management Agency: http://www.fema.gov/
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pdf
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