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ubAlert

Near-real-time disaster reporting and alerting capabilities, for people on the go. PLEASE NOTE: ubAlert app is free to download. Premium service for push notifications is available at a cost of $0.99 per month (or local currency equivalent) via In App Purchase, and is charged to your iTunes Account. Subscription renews automatically each month unless auto-renew is turned off within the app settings. No cancellation of ...more »

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NIMS ICS

Now available for the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad, this interactive application allows you to customize contact information for each incident for rapid on-scene communication, and provides detailed dynamic checklists that ensure that no detail is missed. The content is all-hazards, non-jurisdictional and discipline-specific, and includes responsibilities and rules for applying the Incident Command System (ICS). In addition ...more »

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Accuweather

AccuWeather have recently released a iPhone version of their weather forecast service available to iPhone users.

AccuWeather for iPhone provides hourly weather details, radar or satellite maps available for every ZIP code and three million international locations, severe weather alerts for all U.S. locations

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FEMA

The FEMA App contains preparedness information for different types of disasters, an interactive checklist for emergency kits, a section to plan emergency meeting locations, information on how to stay safe and recover after a disaster, a map with FEMA Disaster Recovery Center locations (one-stop centers where disaster survivors can access key relief services) and Shelters, general ways the public can get involved before ...more »

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American Red Cross: Shelter View

BE PREPARED When disaster strikes know when and where shelters have been opened to provide assistance. MAP VIEW Offered by the American Red Cross, the application maps locations and shelter details across the United States. Zoom in to the local area. View shelter details: the agency managing the shelter, capacity of the shelter and current population, the associated disaster event and the specific shelter address and ...more »

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WISER (Wireless Information System for Emergency Responders)

WISER (Wireless Information System for Emergency Responders) is a mobile application designed to assist first responders in hazardous material incidents. First responders in general, and HAZMAT units in particular, must make many decisions quickly in handling hazardous-materials incidents. They need accurate information about the hazardous substances, the emergency resources available, and the surrounding environmental ...more »

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Disaster Alert (Pacific Disaster Center's World Disaster Alerts)

Disaster Alert (by Pacific Disaster Center) provides a listing and an interactive map of Active Hazards occurring around the globe. Additional hazard information can be viewed and shared. The term "Active Hazards" refers to a collection of current and real-time incidents (compiled from authoritative sources) which have been designated "potentially hazardous to people, property, or assets" by the PDC DisasterAWARE™ application. ...more »

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RadarScope

RadarScope is a specialized display utility for weather enthusiasts and meteorologists that allows you view NEXRAD Level 3 radar data along with our most requested new feature, Tornado, Severe Thunderstorm, and Flash Flood Warnings issued by the National Weather Service. It can display the latest reflectivity, velocity, and other products from any NEXRAD radar site in the United States, Guam and Puerto Rico. These aren't ...more »

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SwipedOn - Access Management App

SwipedOn is a simple iPad app built to solve one problem. In an emergency, would you know who is at your workplace? Employees, visitors and contractors register on/off the iPad. In the event of an emergency, the iPad is picked up and everybody is checked off on the iPad (or direct printed list). It is currently used in offices, factories, construction/engineering sites, boarding schools and even superyachts ...more »

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First Responder Support Tools (FiRST)

FiRST provides First Responders and Emergency Managers easy access to map-based improvised explosive device (IED) standoff distances and HAZMAT spill evacuation areas. The IED standoff data is based on criteria set by the DHS Office for Bombing Prevention and FEMA 426, Reference Manual to Mitigate Potential Terrorist Attacks Against Buildings. Hazmat evacuation and reference data is based on the 2008 Emergency Response ...more »

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HAZMAT Evac

App to assist with initial evacuation following a hazmat incident. Based on Emergency Response Guide. User inputs chemical, size of release (small or large), time (day or night). App uses GPS (or user input) for location and NWS data (or user input) for wind direction. App maps the isolation and protection zones based on ERG.

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• Pocket First Aid & CPR from the American Heart Association

Whether you're at home, on the road, or in the woods, the American Heart Association's Pocket First Aid & CPR application is at your fingertips with concise, clear instructions to care for you and your loved ones. - Includes the latest up-to-date emergency information from the American Heart Association. - Review first aid procedures anytime, anywhere. From your home, to your car, to the wilderness. - Easy to learn, ...more »

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