Community Crisis Response Teams

March 1, 2011

Emergency Digital Information Services

Filed under: california, information systems, state government — padraic2112 @ 8:06 am

The State of California’s Office of Emergency Services has an information system that allows people to subscribe to alerts, or browse them via the web.

There is also this web service, Nixle, which is used by the LA County Sheriff’s Dept. and others to send out alerts.


February 15, 2011

Community Response Grids

Filed under: first responder, information systems, research — padraic2112 @ 8:09 pm

The project over at the University of Maryland’s Human-Computer Interaction Lab looks intriguing. Ben Shneiderman gave the keynote at last year’s ISCRAM, and also had a conference paper on the community response grid project.

February 4, 2011

Cisco NERV

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