Today, it is essential to stay informed. For instance, during a time of emergency or pandemic outbreak, every person must understand relevant protocols, best practices, and alternative options for day-to-day activities. Emergency preparedness is essential to driving your organization and maintaining health for communities regardless of environmental concerns. In the following section, we will provide the names of some organizations that are solely dedicated to curating useful and, most importantly, beneficial resources for you.
CDC, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and one of their most popular blogs, Global Voices, report and advice on significant health issues and safety/medical apprehensions. Often reporting on and supporting needs related to worldwide catastrophes, the organization is committed to alerting people in areas and advising on dealing with complicated emergency concerns. A must follow in case of an emergency!
Covid Continuity is a website that curates documents and resources related to professional operation during the COVID-19 or Coronavirus pandemic. This site focuses on business continuity and business process outsourcing.
WHO, World Health Organization, is a specialized agency of the United Nations that is concerned with world public health. The WHO is responsible for the World Health Report, the worldwide World Health Survey, and World Health Day. Since its establishment, it has played a leading role in the eradication of smallpox. Its current priorities include infectious diseases, in particular, HIV/AIDS, Ebola, malaria, COVID-19, and tuberculosis; the mitigation of the effects of non-communicable conditions such as sexual and reproductive health, development, and aging; nutrition, food security, and healthy eating, occupational health, substance abuse, and driving the growth of reporting, publications, and networking.
FEMA, or Federal Emergency Management Agency, works toward lending support directly to people who have been affected by natural disasters. Therefore, their chief objective is to safeguard the victims from impending hazards and the results, alleviate the lingering risks and accelerate the recovery process. Above all, if you are looking forward to familiarizing yourself with content about natural disasters and the recovery mechanisms, safety tips, and things to be careful about in the future, then this blog should come handy.
Humanity Road is an organization that distributes disaster preparedness and response information throughout the face of the disaster; that is, before, during, and after it. Above all, the organization aims to narrow down the gap between disaster communication and thorough education, awareness, improvement, and community collaborations. They put up weekly updates regarding aid activities around the world and report on disaster management in various countries they cover while traveling.
The Red Cross is a humanitarian organization that provides emergency assistance, disaster relief, and disaster preparedness education in the United States and Canada. Disaster relief focuses on emergency disaster-caused needs. When a disaster threatens or strikes, the American Red Cross provides shelter, food, and health, and mental health services to address basic human needs.
Lisa Bedford is the voice of Survival Mom. She covers essential emergency preparedness tips and tricks that are in sync or relevant to a family’s life. Even though classifying emergency preparedness as urgent might seem a bit intense during the initial stages, the blog acquaints you with tips that have proven advantageous in battling real-life catastrophes.