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.
Today's the Day - TIPS Disaster Initiative Teleconference Series Starts
Today starts the 10-part Teleconference Series presented by the American Bar Association's Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section in conjunction with the West LegalEd Center. This Teleconference Series commemorates the 10th Anniversary of September 11th and focuses on lessons learned in how to prepare for and respond to disasters of all kinds. The Teleconference series is being featured on the ABA's home page as well.
If you have not registered for the series, you still have time to do so. Please visit the TIPS Disaster Initiative page or click here. You can register for the entire series at a discount or individual programs. There are also discounts for multiple registrants from a single organization.
The first program focuses on aviation disasters and crisis management. This program starts at 2:00 p.m. EDT today.
With the various disasters hitting the world today, participating in the TIPS year-long Disaster Initiative is a great way to learn about all aspects of disaster preparedness and response.