This Blog covers the ABA Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section's series of podcasts, teleconferences, and live programs dedicated to Disaster Preparedness and Response. It addresses issues arising out of disasters caused by foreign and domestic acts of terrorism, by negligent acts, by natural events and by threats to our cyber-security and will confront the issues of preparedness, risk management, recovery and response, liability, insurance, claims and litigation.
Office of Emergency Management Commissioner Joseph F. Bruno is quoted in this article about NYC's preparations for Hurricane Irene. Commissioner Bruno is one of the speakers at the TIPS Disaster Initiative September Teleconference Series on September 12, from 12:00 noon to 1:30 p.m. EDT, in a live webinar on Disaster Preparedness - Dissater Recovery. You can sign up for the entire Teleconference Series at a 20% discount.
The TIPS Disaster Preparedness and Response Initiative also will cover preparations for hurricanes and other natural disasters at the TIPS Spring Meeting in Charleston, SC on May 17, 2012. For more information on the TIPS Disaster Initiative, click here.