HAP Blog

May 14, 2024

Are you Using AI to Support your Emergency Management?

Have you ever said to yourself or someone else that you wish there were more hours in a day? Or how about simply: “I don’t have time for that.” I am sure at some point in your life you have said that or both, possibly multiple times.

April 30, 2024

The Big Questions for Emergency Managers and AI

From smartphones to tablets to wearable technology, the world—for better or worse—is increasingly interconnected and technological. But the tech’s potential comes with a few key questions that we need to answer. Here are a few from an emergency manager’s perspective.

April 15, 2024

An Aftershock of Preparedness

A few Fridays back, folks in New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and other regions were startled when a 4.8-magnitude earthquake shook the region.

April 01, 2024

The Solar Eclipse and Emergency Preparedness

As the April 8 total solar eclipse approaches, emergency management professionals, first responders, health care officials, and community partners are readying themselves for issues that may arise.

March 15, 2024

How Can We Be More Inclusive Emergency Managers?

It's time for a paradigm shift. Addressing the need of vulnerable populations isn’t just a matter of achieving compliance or checking a box; it's about equity and social justice.