Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Raw Video: Aerial Footage of Queensland, Australia Flooding - 9News Australia

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9 News Video Landing Page: http://news.ninemsn.com.au/video.aspx
Emergency Management Australia http://www.ema.gov.au/

Raw Video: Helicopter Rescues Stranded Flood Victims - 9News Australia

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9 News Video Landing Page:http://news.ninemsn.com.au/video.aspx
Emergency Management Australia:http://www.ema.gov.au/

Grantham, Australia Affected by Inland Tsunami - 9News Australia

9 News Australia Video Landing Page:http://news.ninemsn.com.au/video.aspx
Emergency Management Australia:http://www.ema.gov.au/

Witness Describes the Scene in Tucson - How He and Others Tackled the Suspect

CNN Video Landing Page: http://www.cnn.com/video/

Friday, January 7, 2011

State and Federal Officials to Survey Storm Damage in San Diego-KFMB-TV8

Select Link for Video Landing Page: http://www.cbs8.com/global/category.asp?c=155799&clipId=&topVideoCatNo=149659&topVideoCatNoB=155712&topVideoCatNoC=155713&topVideoCatNoD=155710&topVideoCatNoE=155711&autoStart=true&topVideoCatNo=default&clipId=5443527
SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - The County of San Diego has paved the way to get emergency money from the state and federal governments. The county estimates that there are more than $6 million in damage.
State and federal officials are expected to look at that damage Wednesday. Heavy rains caused flooding, which created sinkholes, mudslides and potholes.
News 8's Adrienne Moore files this video report with the latest on where the funds could go.

Thursday, January 6, 2011

High Spirits Found in The High Flood Waters of Australia

Australians hit by the floods in Queensland are hailed for their positive spirit in adversity

Making a Difference at 35,000FT - Passengers Foil Turkish Hijack-Reuters

Police arrest a would-be hijacker at Istanbul airport after passengers overpower the man on a Turkish air flight. Simon Hanna reports.

North County San Diego Firefighters Train at Abandoned Military Housing-KFMB-TV8 San Diego

On Thursday, North County fire agencies took part in several fire drills inside abandoned military housing on Camp Pendleton.
In this News 8 video story, photojournalist Charlie Landon shows us how this valuable training will help firefighters.

Video Landing Page: http://www.cbs8.com/Global/story.asp?S=13799603

Driving While Drowsy - Waking Up to This Danger

ABC News Video
ABC News: http://abcnews.go.com

30 Second Interviews about Drowsy Driving.

How to Recognize the Signs, What to do and More.

Difficult Driving Conditions:
Drowsy Driving

These interviews were conducted with Reed Berry "The Traffic Guy"

Tuesday, January 4, 2011

USFA Firefighter Safe Operations in Abandoned Buildings - Video & Information Toolbox

Video: ABC7 Chicago News Story : http://abclocal.go.com/wls/index

The recent double firefighter fatality fire in Chicago, the eight civilian fatality fire in New Orleans, and two other recent building collapses in Buffalo, NY and Washington, DC resulting in firefighter injuries stress the importance of safe operations in abandoned buildings. 
These events serve as an impetus for the U.S. Fire Administration to highlight and share with you materials designed to raise awareness of the risks and offer suggestions for addressing the dangers associated with vacant and abandoned buildings.  Please share this information with community officials and operations personnel so we might prevent another tragedy. 

·         Intentionally Set Fires (PDF)
·         Vacant Residential Building Fires (PDF)
·         Board-Up Procedures (PDF)


Monday, January 3, 2011

Health Minute Video: Warnings on What to do to Avoid Carbon Monoxide Poisoning. CNN/KOVR-TV13

A Closer Look at Carbon Monoxide Poisoning: 

KOVR-TV13 Sacremento: http://sacramento.cbslocal.com/

American Lung Association-Carbon Monoxide Indoors:

A 3.6M EQ Rattles Homes North East of England, UK - SkyNews UK

British Geological Society (BGS): http://www.bgs.ac.uk/

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Article & Video: Supply Drops to Flooded NE Coast of Australia - Sky News

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Saturday, January 1, 2011

NE. Australia-Emerald, Queensland. Emerald Flood Worsens-Relief Effort Begins SkyNews-AU

ABC News - Australia "Queensland Flood": http://www.abc.net.au/news/stories/2011/01/01/3104836.htm

Live Streaming Flood Updates on ABC local radio: http://www.abc.net.au/brisbane/programs/webcam_radio.htm?layout=popup

Current Weather Warnings: http://www.bom.gov.au/qld/warnings/

Australian Red Cross: http://www.redcross.org.au/ourservices_acrossaustralia_disasteremergencyservices_Queensland-floods-2010.htm

More Information and Advisory links:

Aerial View of Tornado damage - KATV-TV7 Arkansas

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Prepare4 Blog, "Tornado Alley" - http://ctem.blogspot.com/2007/03/tornado-alley.html