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Campaign: Situational Awareness for Free

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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Campaign: References for Free

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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Campaign: Response Ops for Free

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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Campaign: Situational Awareness for Free

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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Campaign: Situational Awareness for Free

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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Campaign: Situational Awareness for Free

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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Campaign: Situational Awareness to Buy

ELERTS

“Stuff happens” Hurricanes, floods, tornados, earthquakes, shooter on campus, hockey riots and more. We live in wildly unpredictable times. When stuff happens near you, having the best information can help you get out of harm’s way. ELERTS allows people on the street to make a difference by sharing what they see during an emergency. By using smartphones with cameras, GPS and mapping, average citizens can become Citizen ...more »

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Campaign: Situational Awareness to Buy

POM Alert

Stay informed of important public alerts and information in your area and be instantly notified as these events happen. POM (Peace of Mind) Alert is based on our patent-pending alert system which is intended to keep your family safe with location-based alerts and real-time notification of these alerts. This application was designed to be easy to use and take full advantage of advanced push notification and GPS capabilities ...more »

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Campaign: Situational Awareness for Free

FloodWatch

FloodWatch allows users to monitor rivers and streams throughout the United States.

 

By leveraging data from the US Geological Survey and National Weather Service, FloodWatch presents the most recent and historical river heights, precipitation totals, and flood stage data. Graphs are available to help you visualize the rise and fall of the river.

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Campaign: Response Ops to Buy

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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Campaign: Response Ops to Buy

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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