Latest Edition of Local Government Disaster Guide Is Released

Recent tragedies involving workplace violence and public health scares illustrate the need for up-to-date information on community response to disasters. The second edition of “Homeland Security: Best Practices for Local Government” reflects the changes, best practices, lessons learned and future challenges in homeland security.

This collection addresses the four stages of emergency management: mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery.

The recent changes to Department of Homeland Security are also reflected in this collection of articles from leading publications in the emergency management field.

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