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Los Angeles Times

Earthquakes, meet North Korean nukes: California's growing portfolio of disaster preparedness
Los Angeles Times
It's been 30-some years since those aging air raid sirens whined their last-Friday-of-the-month test decibels across Los Angeles. The duck-and-cover kids who drilled to civil defense alarms and alerts now have grandchildren. The nuclear catastrophe ...

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News 12 Bronx (registration)

OEM offers disaster preparedness advice
News 12 Bronx (registration)
The city Office of Emergency Management offered summer safety advice Tuesday at Joyce Kilmer Park. Experts say residents should craft emergency plans in advance and make sure their families know the details. That will help them stay calm in the face of ...


WENY-TV

Disaster preparedness training returns to NYS Fair
WENY-TV
SYRACUSE, NY (WENY) - The Citizen Preparedness Corps Training is returning to the New York State Fair. It's a free disaster preparedness course aimed at teaching how to prepare for, respond to, and recover from natural and man-made disasters and ...


Glens Falls Post-Star

'Disaster preparedness' event set for Saturday
Glens Falls Post-Star
QUEENSBURY — Emergency preparedness officials will hold an event Saturday to help local residents be ready in case disaster strikes. Officials from Warren, Washington and Saratoga counties will hold a "document scanning event" to let people who don't ...


Huffington Post Canada

Public Health Agency Of Canada Asks Funeral Homes To Prepare ...
Huffington Post Canada
Lack of storage space or supplies, and mourners or staff getting sick could present problems.

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Independent Online

RCL Foods now affected by avian flu outbreak
Independent Online
RCL Foods now affected by avian flu outbreak. Economy / 8 August 2017, 10:25am / Sandile Mchunu. File Image: Nic Bothma/EPA. JOHANNESBURG - JSE-listed poultry producer RCL Foods yesterday became the latest victim of the avian influenza when it ...
RCL Foods confirms bird flu outbreak at breeder facilityBizcommunity.com

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AllAfrica.com

Southern Africa: Zim, SA Lose 1m Chickens to Bird Flu
AllAfrica.com
Zimbabwe and South Africa have lost over one million chickens to Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI), it has been learnt. The disease hit the two countries recently, threatening the livelihood and food security status of millions of families. The ...


Business Day (registration)

Avian flu hammering adds to poultry sector's woes
Business Day (registration)
It spreads fast, is deadly to poultry and is potentially extremely costly, especially for an industry that is already reeling from the pressures of competing in global markets. In the past, it has been found among ostriches in the Eastern Cape, but ...


Thailand-Malaysia collaboration against bird flu tightened
Pattaya Mail
BANGKOK – Thailand and Malaysia have strengthened their cooperation in fighting potential outbreaks of bird flu along the border between the two countries. More than 60 officials from Thailand and Malaysia's Perlis State on Monday recently joined a ...


Avian influenza outbreak at RCL Foods
Farmer's Weekly
Recently Astral Foods confirmed an outbreak of avian influenza at a second of its poultry breeding facilities, Welbedach, outside Standerton in Mpumalanga. Avian influenza is a highly contagious viral disease affecting chickens, turkeys, and guinea fowl.


Norfolk Eastern Daily Press

Bird flu confirmed in wild swan in the Norfolk Broads - Farming ...
Norfolk Eastern Daily Press
A wild swan has tested positive for bird flu in the Norfolk Broads – prompting renewed warnings for poultry keepers to be on their guard against the disease.

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Fires' anniversaries remind us disaster preparedness is imperative
VVdailypress.com
As the Daily Press kicks off three consecutive Sundays of anniversary coverage of the Pilot and Bluecut Fires today, it is prudent to reflect on the lessons learned from those two giant wildfires that terrorized many in the High Desert a year ago ...

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Volunteer grave diggers, corpse storage: funeral homes asked to prep for pandemics
Todayville.com (registration)
While Canadian health officials have extensive plans to ensure people survive a future influenza pandemic, they've also made macabre recommendations for the nation's funeral homes for those who don't. “In a pandemic, each individual funeral home could ...

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CTV News

Volunteer grave diggers, corpse storage: funeral homes asked to prep for pandemics
CTV News
While Canadian health officials have extensive plans to ensure people survive a future influenza pandemic, they've also made macabre recommendations for the nation's funeral homes for those who don't. "In a pandemic, each individual funeral home could ...

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Independent Online

Panic over fresh avian flu outbreak - DailyNews Live
DailyNews
HARARE - The recurrence of a deadly chicken virus — avian flu which in June forced the country's largest poultry producer, Irvine's to slaughter more than 140 ...
Chicken prices may rise as avian flu spreads | IOLIndependent Online
Zimbabwe culls 215 000 chickens after avian flu outbreak - The ...Namibian
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FarmingUK

Swan tested positive for bird flu reinforces need for good biosecurity
FarmingUK
The Government has only recently relaxed the Avian Flu Prevention Zones and a ban on poultry gatherings, which were lifted across England since 15 May. The Government still advises keepers to follow industry standard best practice on biosecurity, ...

On 11, 14, and 21 July 2017, the National Health and Family Planning Commission of China (NHFPC) notified WHO of three individual laboratory-confirmed case of human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus in China.

Human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus – China
World Health Organization
On 11, 14, and 21 July 2017, the National Health and Family Planning Commission of China (NHFPC) notified WHO of three individual laboratory-confirmed case of human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus in China.


St. Lucia Times Online News (press release)

St. Lucia Crisis Centre Conducts Disaster Preparedness Workshop in Collaboration with NEMO (National Emergency ...
St. Lucia Times Online News (press release)
PRESS RELEASE:-The St. Lucia Crisis Centre will be conducting a one day Disaster Preparedness workshop in collaboration with the National Emergency Management Office on Monday August 7th from 10:00a.m. to 2:00p.m. at the Centre. The workshop is ...


Loop Trinidad & Tobago

T&T, Japan collaborate on disaster preparedness and management
Loop Trinidad & Tobago
Trinidad and Tobago has committed to furthering its relations with Japan, inviting further assistance from Japan to strengthen this country's disaster management framework via information sharing, particularly as it relates to the development of ...

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