Disaster Skills: Basic Aid

Learn how to care for and respond to injuries after a major disaster when 9-1-1 is overwhelmed or unavailable. This session provides practice on how to recognize and treat life-threatening conditions, how to conduct a patient assessment and how to creatively use household items as first aid materials. Class does not meet requirements for certification

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KING 5 focus on disaster preparedness

KING 5 has been interviewing people throughout Seattle on the topic of how well people and government agencies are prepared for a major disaster.   Advertising has been that they will focus messaging on Monday, July 21 “all day, all screens”.  They have also started releasing some background information early, please visit this link for 8 […]

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GMRS Radio Net 1/6

This meeting notice is for the third Monday of each month, when we test Channels 1 (West Seattle) first and 6 (Maple Leaf) second.  Net Control is West Seattle.

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Disaster Book Club “World War Z”

You are invited to join the Office of Emergency Management for June’s Disaster Book Club event. June’s pick is “World War Z,” by Max Brooks. You can pick up a copy at your local Seattle Public Library branch. We will also be joined by officials from Public Health Seattle-King County, who will provide an overview […]

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GMRS Radio Net 4/2

This meeting notice is for the second Monday of each month, when we test Channels 4 (Magnolia) first, and 2 (Capitol Hill) second. Net Control is MIQA

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Light Search and Rescue

When a large disaster happens, first responders and other city services may be overwhelmed. Transportation may be disrupted and communication may be difficult. It is vital that city residents are prepared to be self-sufficient during these times. Having knowledge of some key disaster skills is a crucial part of that preparedness effort. This training provides […]

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GMRS Radio Net 1/6

This meeting notice is for the first Monday of each month, when we test Channels 1 (West Seattle) first and 6 (Maple Leaf) second.  Net Control is West Seattle.

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Disaster Skills Workshop

When a large disaster happens, first responders and other city services may be overwhelmed. Transportation may be disrupted and communication may be difficult. It is vital that city residents are prepared to be self- sufficient during these times. Having knowledge of some key disaster skills is a crucial part of that preparedness effort. This workshop […]

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