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Navigating Uncharted Territory
Posted On: Thursday, April 18, 2013 - 11:59 by Brandi Tuttle

Disasters, whether perpetrated by nature or humans, test our preparedness, adaptability, and ability to think and act quickly to a stressful situation. In the wake of the Boston Marathon bombing, it is wise to take a few minutes and consider your own situation.

Does your workplace regularly discuss (and practice) responses to various disasters?  Reading about the experiences and responses in the Boston hospitals or with the Texas fertilizer plant explosion should renew our commitment to having these conversations and making emergency disaster response a "part of our...


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