We cannot prevent all disasters, but we can prepare ourselves with knowledge and arm ourselves with the proper tools and determination to reduce the consequences of a disaster and restore our communities to a stronger and more sustainable environment.
The Center – Combines a broad range of experience in disaster preparedness at Federal, State and local government, private industry, and academia; public, private, and civic organizations; and the functional and access needs community.
Expertise – In a broad range of emergency management and preparedness sectors.
Standards Development – in individual and community preparedness; first responder support; venue preparedness; and emergency preparedness.
Best Practices – Supporting decision makers in converting resiliency research, emergency preparedness standards, and fact finding into practical applications.
Assessments – To identify and analyze resilience standards using risk/threat based approaches and models.
Assisting individuals, communities and regions with analytical support in developing disaster resilient communities.