First EPS Virtual ‘Resilience Chat’

At this time of ‘lockdown’ where face to face meetings are no longer an option, EPS Chair Jacqui Semple held the first in a series of virtual meetings for Members on Wednesday evening. The meeting lasted an hour and was a great success with 65 Members dialing in....

Coronavirus and the resilience professional

COVID-19 continues to dominate headlines around the world with different countries taking varying measures to protect their citizens and reduce the spread and impact of the virus. Resilience professionals have a key role in advising on, planning and delivering the...

Flood Resilience Code of Practice

The devastating effects of flooding have been even more evident following the arrival of Storms Ciara and Dennis in recent weeks. As the country prepares itself for the impact of the rain forecast to continue falling in the UK over coming weeks, industry figures got...

First EPS Virtual ‘Resilience Chat’

At this time of ‘lockdown’ where face to face meetings are no longer an option, EPS Chair Jacqui Semple held the first in a series of virtual meetings for Members on Wednesday evening. The meeting lasted an hour and was a great success with 65 Members dialing in....

Coronavirus and the resilience professional

COVID-19 continues to dominate headlines around the world with different countries taking varying measures to protect their citizens and reduce the spread and impact of the virus. Resilience professionals have a key role in advising on, planning and delivering the...

Flood Resilience Code of Practice

The devastating effects of flooding have been even more evident following the arrival of Storms Ciara and Dennis in recent weeks. As the country prepares itself for the impact of the rain forecast to continue falling in the UK over coming weeks, industry figures...

Greece Develops Disaster Plan for Volcanic Eruption

NEWS has emerged that Greece is preparing a disaster plan which would be put into action should Santorini’s volcano erupt following a 3,666 year dormant period. It has been reported that Greece’s General Secretariat for Civil Protection has prepared an 184-page...

Flood resilience campus proposals welcomed by EPS

Proposals for a flood resilience campus of “global significance" in Scunthorpe have been welcomed by the Emergency Planning Society. North Lincolnshire Council has provided a site off the A18 Mortal Ash Hill near Ashby Ville in Scunthorpe for the construction of...

Turkish Earthquake

Emergency response efforts are continuing in Turkey in the aftermath of the devastating earthquake which hit three days ago, taking the lives of at least 36 people.