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Dangerous Views: 21st Century Challenges in Tall Building Fire Safety

Dangerous Views: 21st Century Challenges in Tall Building Fire Safety

October 2015 – “Dangerous Views: 21st Century Challenges in Tall Building Fire Safety” The College organized a day-long event devoted...

RaCERS organizes, chairs panel on law enforcement technology transfer

RaCERS organizes, chairs panel on law enforcement technology transfer

October 2015 –RaCERS organizes, chairs panel on law enforcement technology transfer at IACP 2015 RaCERS organized and moderated a panel...

Past, Present, and Future Roles of FEMA

Past, Present, and Future Roles of FEMA

September 2015 – “Past, Present, and Future Roles of FEMA”  On September 18th, Jerome Hatfield, Regional Administrator (Region II) of...

RaCERS supports FEMA Region II

RaCERS supports FEMA Region II

September 2015 –RaCERS supports FEMA Region II in Continuity of Operations (COOP) Tabletop Exercise (TTX) RaCERS staff developed and helped...

RaCERS Director present finding of pipeline safety research

RaCERS Director present finding of pipeline safety research

April 2015 –RaCERS Director present finding of pipeline safety research at the Fire Department Instructor’s Conference Charles Jennings presented results...

RaCERS-authored Guide on Pipeline Emergency Communications Released

RaCERS-authored Guide on Pipeline Emergency Communications Released

January 2015 The Transportation Research Board of the National Academies releases report on planning communications for emergency responders and pipeline...

RaCERS joins “Smart Cities Smart Government Research Practice Consortium”

RaCERS joins “Smart Cities Smart Government Research Practice Consortium”

RaCERS joins “Smart Cities Smart Government Research Practice Consortium.” – the Consortium, organized by the Center for Technology in Government...

RacERS welcomes new Fellow

RacERS welcomes new Fellow

January 2015 RaCERS welcomes Arvind Karunakran, a doctoral student at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), as a Fellow. His research...

RaCERS wins FEMA contract

RaCERS wins FEMA contract

December 2014 – RaCERS wins FEMA contract.RaCERS secures contract to assist Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Region II with Continuity...

RaCERS-Affiliated Researcher co-authors ground-breaking manual…

RaCERS-Affiliated Researcher co-authors ground-breaking manual…

March 2014 –RaCERS-Affiliated Researcher co-authors ground-breaking manual on evidence-based practice for fire services. Fire Chief Len Garis, Affilated Research Faculty...