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Approximately 1 month after the tragic events of 9/11, Brett Hill (a South Pasadena Firefighter/Paramedic) met with a neighboring LAFD friend who had just returned from working alongside FDNY firefighters at Ground Zero.... more

We talk about disaster kits a lot on this show, but let's talk about SURVIVAL. If we are going to talk survival, who better to have on the show that Tim Shettlesworth? Shettlesworth is co-owner of a company called Rocky Mountain... more

Meet Gwen Staltari of ICE Tags! What happens when your little one wanders away at the amusement park? How about when one of your response team collapses in a strange town after a disaster? What if you're in an accident and... more

This special Tuesday night episode of Stronger Community is an encore opportunity to hear from Sean Riley, the founder of SafeCallNow. SafeCallNow was established as a means of reaching, helping and treating responders... more

A few weeks ago we heard from filmmaker James Buffin of Veritus Pictures. "Under The Big Cloud" is a film about trauma and disaster and the effect trauma has on the human life. In this episode we will visit once again with James to... more

It takes a special person to protect the lives and property of others. Sometimes that job can become a bit too much. Responders cannot do their job properly and safely if they don't take care of themselves and one way they can do this is by... more

We live in a dangerous world. And during a serious emergency, "first responders" -police, firefighters, paramedics- will be busy helping other people. That's why you need a disaster kit. To take care of your needs, and the needs of your... more

James Buffin's film "Under The Big Cloud" is not your everyday project. A "poetic odyssey", this is a tale of nature's fury and man's strength. But most of all perhaps, it is about grief, loss, and how these shape a man's entire existence.... more

While emergency management agencies have many dilemmas facing them in a world wrought with disaster, the most daunting could be how to prepare the public BEFORE the disaster strikes. Disaster preparedness events are the name of the... more

We are thrilled to announce that on December 12, the Chasing4Life "Stronger Community" Radio Show will host an episode with Kim Stephens, lead blogger of iDisaster 2.0! Kim is well-known for her focus on the benefits as well as the... more