The Casualty Care in the Classroom task force was formed in January in response to an active shooter tabletop drill
mediated by the FBI last winter with participants from all city services and other local agencies.
A tabletop drill
is a facilitated analysis of an emergency situation in an informal, stressfree environment.
The roles of local, state and federal law enforcement agencies and emergency planners also are examined during the tabletop drill
And once a year, we do a large-scale, tabletop drill
where we run the full gamut of scenarios," he says.
On Friday, the students participated in a tabletop drill
The group examined ways to restore the electrical system from a wide area perspective, reviewed emergency and system restoration plans, and conducted a tabletop drill
It's a tabletop drill
, an opportunity to sit around a conference table in a non-threatening environment and deal with the issues that might come up, discuss them thoroughly--if you're going to make mistakes that's the time to make them.
The two devised a joint training program where one organization would conduct a tabletop drill
at the other's facility.
The bulk of the money for the Tri-EPIC tabletop drill
that was held in Southbridge on March 11 came from the Central Massachusetts Regional Planning Commission, which distributes funding from the federal Department of Homeland Security.
An all-day tabletop drill
for a large-scale pandemic will be held March 11 at the Community Center.
said a tabletop drill
in which a fictitious dirty bomb was set off in Worcester and West Boylston took place last week.
In addition to tabletop drills
, field exercises help responders prepare for disaster scenarios.