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Damaged National Cathedral Hosts ‘Great ShakeOut’ Earthquake Drill

The earthquake-damaged Washington National Cathedral is the setting for a presentation on preparedness as part of a national earthquake drill.

10/16/2014

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Mock Drill At Morgan State Addressing Mental Health After Disaster Strikes

Moments after a disaster strikes, emergency teams rush in, providing shelter, food and medicine for victims. But what about the mental health of survivors?

09/26/2014

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Metro To Conduct Drill At Silver Line Station

Local law enforcement officials and the Metro Transit Police will be conducting an exercise at a Metro station set to open as part of the new silver line.

05/29/2014

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Anne Arundel County Police Hold Emergency Drill At Mall

Months after a shooter opens fire inside the Columbia Mall, detectives are still learning from the event.

05/18/2014

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BWI Holds Disaster Simulation

Disaster drill. Airports across the country are required to stage mock emergencies just in case the real thing strikes. This weekend, BWI Thurgood Marshall conducted its large-scale simulation.

05/03/2014

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Disaster Drill Gives Towson University Nursing Students A Touch Of Reality

Dozens of young students were bleeding and wounded at Towson University. But they were not real injuries, just a drill to help nursing students experience a medical disaster situation.

04/11/2014

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Towson U Holds Drill To Prepare Students For Major Emergency

Mass shootings and other emergencies at schools and universities are sadly all too common now.

03/05/2014

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FBI Works To Train Police On Mass Killing Response

Acting on a White House directive after last December’s Connecticut school massacre, and partnering with a Texas-based training center, the FBI this year has been teaching best practices for responding to mass shootings.

08/20/2013

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Md. First Responders Prepare For Real Disasters With Major Simulation

First responders from several counties and volunteers use plenty of imagination, preparing for a real mass-casualty incident.

08/10/2013

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Maryland & Other States Preparing For Earthquakes

Get ready to rumble. Millions in the United States and several countries are set to participate in an earthquake preparedness drill Thursday.

10/18/2012

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500 Towson University Students Participate In Maryland’s First Earthquake Drill

Preparing for the unimaginable. After last summer’s Mid-Atlantic earthquake, it’s not much of a stretch.

04/20/2012

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Montgomery County To Simulate Terror Attack

First responders, government employees and hospitals in Montgomery County will be testing their ability to respond to a terrorist attack with a large number of victims.

10/19/2011

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