Emergency Planning Officer

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Emergency Planning Officer

A named person who is responsible for ensuring that his/her organisation is in compliance with the Civil Contingencies Act 2004, by sharing information with other responders. Compliance with The Act is regularly tested through reviews or exercises (“drills”).
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Eric Friedlander, Chief Resilience Officer for the City of Louisville, and Erik Cole, Chief Resilience Officer for the City of Nashville, will discuss how Louisville and Nashville are building resilience with the growing social, economic, and physical challenges of the 21st century.
Mr Brown took up his PS91,479 post with Stirling Council On October 3, 2016, having also worked with Glasgow City Council as head of sustainability and environment, and chief resilience officer.
Stephen Costello, whose official title is chief resilience officer, but who is known to many as Houston's flood czar, says the go-go culture of growth is here to stay, reports The Wall Street Journal.
More often than not, we are seeing breaches as a result of an organization's failure to implement security 101 principles, proper patch management, secure software development, processes and procedures," Leigh-Anne Galloway, Cyber Security Resilience Officer at Positive Technologies told International Business Times.
That means city departments must work together, said Seb Maire, the chief resilience officer of Paris.
One important aspect of planning is the appointment of a Chief Resilience Officer (CRO), and BAH often takes on this role in its engagements with governments clients, particularly in relation to co-ordination across departments and functions.
We're already seeing a great deal of floods in the spring and fall with the king tides," said Susanne Torriente, Miami Beach's chief resilience officer.
University of Oregon Chief Resilience Officer Andr Le Duc is leading a push to have the Oregon Legislature provide $15 million to help make sure the state's 55 colleges and universities are not caught flat-footed by a disaster, from a mass shooting to an ice storm.
Daniel Zarrilli, Senior Director of Climate Policy and Programs and Chief Resilience Officer for the Office of the Mayor, noted, "As the largest public housing authority in North America, NYCHA presents a unique opportunity to scale up reductions in greenhouse gas emissions across its portfolio of buildings.
In a similar vein, a local government resilience officer describes the reluctance of the government-owned national rail operator to work to understand the influence of their assets on flood risk and protection:
East November, as part of its partnership with 100 Resilient Cities, New Orleans named its first ever chief resilience officer, Jeff Hebert.