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RESEARCH TRIANGLE, NC, March 15, 2019 – Today, IEM—a tech-enabled global homeland security and disaster management consulting firm—announced it was awarded a $37 billion U.S. Army contract to support a wide array of Department of Defense national security services through the Army’s Responsive Strategic Sourcing for Services (RS3) indefinite delivery indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract. […]
Former Deputy Secretary of U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Pamela Hughes Patenaude Joins IEM as Senior Community Liaison
Experienced Housing and Public Policy Expert Joins Tech-Enabled Global Consulting Firm as Senior Advisor RESEARCH TRIANGLE, NC, March 12, 2019 – Today, IEM—a tech-enabled global homeland security and disaster management consulting firm—announced the addition of Pamela Hughes Patenaude as Senior Community Liaison, where she will serve as a senior advisor for the company’s housing and […]
FLORIDA HEADLINE NEWS – After months of lockdown in an attempt to stop the spread of the coronavirus, we could almost hear a collective groan in Florida when forecasters predicted an above-average season.
TAMPA BAY TIMES – As pandemic meets hurricanes, seniors must decide whether to leave home.
NPR – In Florida, officials fear widespread confusion when stay-at-home policies conflict with evacuation orders, and they worry about coronavirus spreading in crowded shelters.
TAMPA BAY TIMES – COVID-19 has ravaged the economy. Many Floridians can’t afford to get ready for a hurricane — and their situations will grow more dire after one.
The IEM-developed TRB primer, ACRP 94, explains how to evaluate and implement web-based emergency management tools into normal and emergency response airport operations. Read paper.
The TRB has published ACRP Report 95, a guidebook prepared by IEM providing guidance on organizing citizen volunteer programs to assist airports during an emergency. Read paper.
The spread of misinformation and disinformation or “fake news” during a disaster can cause confusion and pose a threat to public safety.
IEM worked with the North Carolina Emergency Management Division’s Information and Planning Section to complete a five-year hazardous materials study series for the state’s nine Domestic Preparedness Regions (DPRs). The study provides an assessment of the hazardous materials risks near critical facilities such as schools, public buildings, congested transportation routes, and areas with large population […]
Under contract with the Alabama Emergency Management Agency (AEMA), IEM worked closely with state and local emergency managers and first responders to establish a comprehensive exercise program for both natural and human-caused hazards.
IEM was tasked by the National Emergency Management Association (NEMA) to develop and implement a training curriculum to provide State Agency Directors with instruction on the National Incident Management System (NIMS) and the Incident Command System (ICS). Training has been successfully delivered in 11 states, with the ultimate goal of having the training curriculum available […]