Emergency Management Podcast
By Stuart Walker
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The best in emergency management news, technologies and practices for experts in the field.
||CleanWhat does the American Red Cross do with data? – Brian Keenum – EMP11||What does the American Red Cross do with data? What does the American Red Cross do with data? The answer is plenty. Indeed, data driven decision making informs their entire approach to managing emergencies. - In this episode,||27 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCreating order from disorder through command – Ken Brown – EMP 10||Ken Brown (AFSM) is currently the Acting Deputy Chief Officer and Acting Executive Director Operational Preparedness with the Metropolitan Fire & Emergency Services Board (MFB) located in Victoria, Australia. -||29 9 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNighttime Firebombing Aircraft – Wayne Rigg – EMP9||Helicopter firefighting at night In the past, helicopter firefighting in Australia only occurred during daylight hours. However, in 2018, Emergency Management Victoria led Australia's first trial in the use of firebombing aircraft to contain and extin||9 7 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEmergency Medical Response & Wellbeing – Tony O’Day – EMP8||Operations Manager Tony O'Day is head of the Country Fire Authority's (CFA) Emergency Medical Response (EMR) and Wellbeing team. In this episode, Tony explains the role of EMR and the wellbeing programs that CFA has introduced to manage the health and||5 6 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTime critical road accident rescue – Joff Van EK – EMP7||Joff van Ek is a Station Officer with the Metropolitan Fire Brigade (MFB), and he has a passion for road accident rescue. He began his career as an operations centre officer with the South Australian Country Fire Service in 2003.||21 5 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMentoring Leaders in Volunteer Fire Brigades – Kris Wilms – EMP6||Creating leaders in volunteer fire brigades takes time. In this episode, I talk to Senior Instructor Kris Wilms from the Country Fire Authority (CFA) about the mentoring project she developed to prepare volunteer leaders for their role.||30 4 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBlack Saturday bushfires asset protection – Gavin Parker – EMP5||The scale and intensity of the Black Saturday bushfires that occurred on 7 February 2009 had not occurred before in Australia’s history. During this episode, Senior Station Officer Gavin Parker from the CFA shares his experience on this day.||14 4 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHide and seek? It’s no game for dogs in a disaster||In a disaster, search and rescue dogs do the work that no one else can do. Julie Cowan is the founder of Search and Rescue Dogs Australia (SARDA). Julie has been instrumental in developing canine search and rescue capability in Australia.||27 1 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTraining Tomorrow’s Leaders – Graham Kirk – EMP3||Training leaders. That's the business Operations Officer Graham Kirk is in. Why? Because he's passionate about the development of others. The team he leads is responsible for ensuring the people who graduate to the ranks of Leading Firefighter and Stat.||19 1 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTriTech Lubricants Factory Fire – Adrian Devenish – EMP2||On 19 May 2011, Senior Station Officer Adrian Devenish of the CFA was the initial incident controller at the TriTech Lubricants fire located in Dandenong South, Victoria, Australia. Over 100 firefighters and 30 fire appliances were required to combat t.||11 1 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDeploying to international emergencies – Chris Hall – EMP1||In this interview Senior Station Officer Chris Hall from the Country Fire Authority in Victoria, Australia, shares his experiences while on an international deployment. He talks about the value of exchanging ideas from both interstate and international||3 1 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
An informative and interesting insight to emergency management. Look forward to the next.
Very well presented and informative but also entertaining too.
Look forward to future podcasts
Education and informative
I only found this pod cast last week but have since downloaded all episodes.
Educational and informative are 2 words that pretty much sum these pod casts up for mine.
If you’re in any sphere of emergency services jump on board. You won’t be disappointed.