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A SHOW CREATED SPECIFICALLY FOR RESPONDERS, EMERGENCY MANAGERS AND SAFETY OFFICIALSHosted by: E.G. Weiss, Jr. Homeland Security Consultant, Emergency Management and Disaster Response Specialist. Author, educator, trainer, presenter.

A SHOW CREATED SPECIFICALLY FOR RESPONDERS, EMERGENCY MANAGERS AND SAFETY OFFICIALSHosted by: E.G. Weiss, Jr. Homeland Security Consultant, Emergency Management and Disaster Response Specialist. Author, educator, trainer, presenter.

Location:

United States

Description:

A SHOW CREATED SPECIFICALLY FOR RESPONDERS, EMERGENCY MANAGERS AND SAFETY OFFICIALSHosted by: E.G. Weiss, Jr. Homeland Security Consultant, Emergency Management and Disaster Response Specialist. Author, educator, trainer, presenter.

Language:

English

Contact:

202.604.2022


Episodes

Snakes, Tornadoes and Hurricanes

6/2/2019
Jon and Eddy are back on the road at the Inter-Tribal Emergency Management Coalition Summit in Shawnee, Oklahoma this week and giving an update in recent disasters and safety tips for responders.

Duration:00:20:53

WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOUNG PEOPLE ARE INSPIRED?

5/15/2019
Eddy interviews two 14 year old girls about to take part in a large scale field exercise with a group of real responders.

Duration:00:16:52

Learning from the 1918 Pandemic

4/29/2019
The 1918 influenza pandemic was the most severe pandemic in recent history. It was caused by an H1N1 virus with genes of avian origin. Although there is not universal consensus regarding where the virus originated, it spread worldwide during 1918-1919. In the United States, it was first identified in military personnel in spring 1918. It is estimated that about 500 million people or one-third of the world’s population became infected with this virus. The number of deaths was estimated to be...

Duration:00:50:57

A Vested Interest In Safety

4/23/2019
A live Interview from the 2019 National Hurricane Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana with a company changing the way responders stay safe. Meet Peter Kirvin, the CEO of FireNinja, Superior Safety Equipment.

Duration:00:21:40

That Cop Is Mine!

4/17/2019
Since Ferguson, Missouri and the death of Michael Brown in 2014, it seems an open season has been declared on police officers. The attacking and even killing of police officers is just a symptom of a larger epidemic that afflicts the United States, and that is we no longer love and respect our fellow man.

Duration:00:13:16

Working Between The Rock and The Hard Place

4/16/2019
A follow up episode to "Crisis at the Border" of the In The Arena Podcast

Duration:00:24:08

Protecting Texas with Game Warden David Pellizzari

4/15/2019
A Live Interview from the 2019 Texas Emergency Management Conference, with Texas Parks & Wildlife Officer David Pellizzari.

Duration:00:17:05

Healing and Hope with Sharon Evans and Mercy

4/15/2019
A Live interview from the 2019 Texas Emergency Management Conference, with Sharon Evans and Mercy from HOPE Animal-Assisted Crisis Response.

Duration:00:39:10

Crisis at the Border

4/10/2019
The American Public has been feeding off one-liners and tweets for too long and that it is time we talk about the reality of the situation down at the border. If people are going to get their news from Twitter in single sentences, they are going to stay uninformed and manipulated by whoever they follow.

Duration:00:41:58

INSIDE THE HURRICANE HUNTER PLANE: AN INTERVIEW WITH REAL HEROES

4/7/2019
A live interview with Major Ryan Rickert and Major Jeremy DeHart of the 53rd Weather Recon Squadron. Recorded at the National Tropical Weather Conference in South Padre Island, Texas.

Duration:00:15:01

THE 2019 HURRICANE PREDICTIONS

4/7/2019
Live from the National Tropical Weather Conference in South Padre Island, Texas.

Duration:00:09:29

Lighting A Path to a Career in Forensics

3/30/2019
An update on the new FoxFury Lighting Solutions Forensic Learning Lab at SciTech Hands On Museum in Aurora, IL.

Duration:00:17:36

Preserving a Heritage with the Aurora Regional Fire Museum

3/30/2019
An interview Brian Failing (Executive Director) and Cayla Wagner (Museum Assistant) at the Aurora Regional Fire Museum in Aurora, Illinois.

Duration:00:38:02

Using Response to Teach STEAM

3/26/2019
Recorded at the Sci-Tech Museum in Aurora, Illinois, during the Spring-break "StayCation" an interview with Ian McCleary and Camille Coller. How response technology and history is being used to inspire a new generation of innovators and responders.

Duration:00:30:30

When a Picture is Worth More Than a Thousand Words

3/25/2019
This bonus Episode features a powerful interview with Responder/Artist Daniel Sundahl. Daniel captures the hearts and minds of responders around the world and turns them into thought provoking and often times healing works of art. Passionate about raising mental health awareness for first responders, many of Daniel’s images are based on real calls that he himself has attended over a 15 year career as a paramedic/firefighter. You have no doubt seen these images shared online or perhaps at a...

Duration:00:35:57

Radio Chatter March 2019 Part 2

3/23/2019
In this Radio Chatter episode, Eddy and Jon talk about podcast tours, craw fish disasters, border patrol and police recruiting.

Duration:00:52:14

Grandpa, Tell Me a Story Featuring LT. Ed Weiss (Retired)

3/19/2019
This phone-in episode is an interview with Oak Park Illinois Fire Department Lt Ed Weiss (Ret.) Lt. Weiss shares his experiences as he took the job he never thought he would have and how he was guided by a Divine hand to help change the course of firefighting and emergency management forever. Rich in history, this episode features three generations of a legacy as Lt. Weiss is the father and grandfather of your hosts!

Duration:00:48:16

FAITH, FAMILY, AND FIREFIGHTING with Andy Starnes

3/8/2019
In the midst of our search for success & serving others we have forgotten about our first priority: Our family! How do we hold onto faith and family while answering the call? Andy Starnes is a 20-year veteran of the fire service, currently serving as a captain with the Charlotte, NC, Fire Department. He is an instructor, member of the Kill The Flashover Project, writer, author, website contributor and founder of bringingbackbrotherhood.org. This episode was recorded LIVE at the Brotherhood...

Duration:00:30:49

Vent. Enter. Demolish. A look at the Fire Maul and the FireWrap Grip Kit

3/8/2019
When one looks at the Fire Service, most of the tools that we use were designed for something else and we have adapted those tools to do what we need them to do. FireMaul has taken on an innovative approach to modern day firefighting with tools created to do the job of a firefighting. This interview with Greg Payeur was recorded live at the Louisiana Instructors and Firefighter Training Conference in Baton Rouge, Louisiana on March 7, 2019.

Duration:00:19:06

THE BROTHERHOOD

3/7/2019
This episode was recorded in Baton Rouge on March 7, 2019 in memory of fallen firefighter Captain Jacob Ringering.

Duration:00:21:20