Preparing for the Unexpected (2018-12-06): Seasonal Celebration Safety Tips

As December is usually such a busy celebration month for so many people around the globe – regardless of nationality or religious/spiritual leanings – I thought I’d provide some celebration safety tips to make sure those celebrations don’t turn into ‘expected’ tragedies. So join us for the December 6, 2018 episode.  

https://www.voiceamerica.com/episode/109280/seasonal-celebration-safety-tips

Enjoy!
The StoneRoad Team

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Preparing for the Unexpected (Dec 13/18): Lessons Learned from Hurricane Harvey

For our Dec 13/18 show we’ll talk with expert Dee Grimm RN, JD about the lessons learned from Hurricane Harvey (August 2017).

https://www.voiceamerica.com/episode/108480/lessons-learned-from-hurricane-harvey-august-2017

The StoneRoad Team

Preparing for the Unexpected: Using Social Media and Drones for Emergency Management

For the August 2, 2018 show we’ll talk with research scientist Connie White, PhD on how Social Media and Drones can help Emergency Managers with decision support and how these can benefit those impacted by disasters.

https://www.voiceamerica.com/episode/108082/using-social-media-and-drones-for-emergency-management

Enjoy!

The StoneRoad Team

Preparing for the Unexpected – 2018-03-08: Helping Those Who Have Experienced Disasters (and other traumatic events)

On our 2018-03-08 show, we’ll talk to Dr. Rickey Miller, a Clinical Psychologist who will talk to us about helping those who have experienced traumatic events and how these events affect their behaviour. We’ll touch on Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and other aspects related to people’s responses to disasters.

https://www.voiceamerica.com/episode/104619/helping-those-who-have-experienced-disasters

Regards,

The StoneRoad Team

Preparing for the Unexpected – 2018-01-11: Disaster Services with the Salvation Army

Our 2018-01-11 episode will focus on Disaster Services provided  by the Salvation Army.

Our guest will be Regional Director, Perron Goodyear, who will speak to us about the many situations that the Salvation Army has helped those in need.

https://www.voiceamerica.com/episode/104151/disaster-services-with-the-salvation-army

Enjoy!

The StoneRoad Team

 

Preparing for the Unexpected – 2018-01-04: Public Relations

Our 2018-01-04 show is an encore presentation of something that many organizations never seem to get right, Continue reading

What’s the Fuss About Ebola Self Quarantine?

I don’t get the fuss over wanting people to self-quarantine themselves if they’ve been to, come from or passed through any area that has or has the potential to have, Ebola-like cases. What’s the big deal?

I recall when SARS was seemingly running rampant back about 10 years ago (give or take) that one of the instructions was that if you were in contact with – or could have come in contact with – anyone who may have SARS-like symptoms to stay home for a few days to monitor yourself. You even had to call into a hotline and report yourself. Continue reading