Washington County Officials Planning Emergency Drill At MallAuthorities in Washington County are warning residents they'll be conducting an emergency exercise at the Valley Mall in Hagerstown this weekend and say residents should not worry if they see numerous emergency vehicles.
Metro Officials To Conduct Train Evacuation Drill In Md.Metro officials say they'll be conducting a full-scale emergency response drill at the Greenbelt station this weekend.
BaltCo First Responders Hold Emergency Drill At Middle SchoolA teen shooter entered a high school. How fast can police respond and medics help victims? That's the focus of a mock drill at a Baltimore County school this weekend.
Damaged National Cathedral Hosts 'Great ShakeOut' Earthquake DrillThe earthquake-damaged Washington National Cathedral is the setting for a presentation on preparedness as part of a national earthquake drill.
Mock Drill At Morgan State Addressing Mental Health After Disaster StrikesMoments after a disaster strikes, emergency teams rush in, providing shelter, food and medicine for victims. But what about the mental health of survivors?
Metro To Conduct Drill At Silver Line StationLocal 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.
Anne Arundel County Police Hold Emergency Drill At MallMonths after a shooter opens fire inside the Columbia Mall, detectives are still learning from the event.
BWI Holds Disaster SimulationDisaster 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.
Disaster Drill Gives Towson University Nursing Students A Touch Of RealityDozens 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.
Towson U Holds Drill To Prepare Students For Major EmergencyMass shootings and other emergencies at schools and universities are sadly all too common now.
FBI Works To Train Police On Mass Killing ResponseActing 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.
Md. First Responders Prepare For Real Disasters With Major SimulationFirst responders from several counties and volunteers use plenty of imagination, preparing for a real mass-casualty incident.
Maryland & Other States Preparing For EarthquakesGet ready to rumble. Millions in the United States and several countries are set to participate in an earthquake preparedness drill Thursday.
500 Towson University Students Participate In Maryland's First Earthquake DrillPreparing for the unimaginable. After last summer's Mid-Atlantic earthquake, it's not much of a stretch.
Montgomery County To Simulate Terror AttackFirst 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.