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A Tale of Two Cities - Case Studies of Success and Failure in Building Life Safety Planning Life safety cannot be limited solely to engineering standards, a program that ensures procedure development and education is necessary. Peter Kavanagh gives us his insight. Click HERE>>

First Responders Clash with Homeland Security
As DHS re-considers hazmat placards on rail cars to prevent terrorist attacks, first responders say they're critical. What happens when DHS and first response don't mix? Click HERE>>

Eight Best Practices for Disaster Recovery
In the wake of the blackouts, hurricanes and other disasters that have hit in the past year, many realize they need to improve their DR plans. A new article offers its help. Click HERE>>

Immigration Officials Worry Smugglers May Aid Terrorists
By cracking down on Mexican smuggling rings bringing immigrants or drugs into the U.S., INS is hoping to also cut down on the possibility of terrorists getting WOMDs in. Click HERE>>

Europe's Cybercrime Squad Up and Running
The European Commission gave the go-ahead to start an international cybercrime squad a year ago, and last week, it began its operations. But it only has five years to prove itself. Click HERE>>

California Group Zeroes in on Security
Business and military leaders in California are banding to make their community a security technology center to take advantage of the boom in the homeland security industry. Click HERE>>

Nonprofits More Familiar with Sarbanes, Survey Says
A study suggests awareness of the SOA is on the rise in nonprofit organizations, and almost half of them are now changing corporate governance policies. Why the jump in awareness? Click HERE>>

Choosing an Emergency Notification System 80% of DR Plans fail during a real crisis. Learn key criteria to help you evaluate notification systems and ensure you can communicate during a crisis. To download MessageOne's Free Guide, Click HERE>>

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Kroll Factual Data Expands Service Offering by Acquiring National Flood Research
NEW YORK, NY - Kroll Inc., the global risk consulting company, announced recently that its mortgage screening subsidiary, Kroll Factual Data, Inc. (KFD), has acquired National Flood Research, Inc. (NFR), a national provider of disclosure products to the mortgage, real estate, and insurance industry. NFR has specialized in flood hazard disclosure since the early 1990's. It offers a comprehensive portfolio of flood hazard services, including basic and life-of-loan flood certification, Home Mortgage Disclosure Act/census information, and portfolio review. In addition, through its Be discloSure! division, it provides information on environmental and other natural hazards, such as earthquake fault zones, wildland fire hazards, dam inundation areas, and Superfund sites. Like KFD, NFR utilizes technology that facilitates Internet ordering and delivery and interfaces with most loan origination and servicing systems. For more information, Click HERE>>

Business Continuity Pioneer Mark Scully Joins MessageOne
AUSTIN, TX - MessageOne, (http://www.messageone.com) provider of business continuity and disaster recovery solutions, announced the addition of Mark Scully to its growing management team. Scully joins MessageOne in the newly created position of Vice President of Product Strategy, to oversee the breadth of product solutions MessageOne now offers its enterprise customers in the areas of business continuity, disaster recovery and crisis communications and to guide MessageOne into innovative new product solutions. For more information, Click HERE>>

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