Tag Archives: Mike McKenna

Emergency Management: Earthquakes, Flooding & More

Episode 110, which aired October 28, 2015, discussed emergency management issues: earthquakes, flooding and more. Host Rich Klein was joined by Mike McKenna (TEAM_Solutions, TX).

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Episode 52 of The Crisis Show: Yosemite Fires, Colorado Flooding

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Episode #52 of The Crisis Show, which aired on September 18, was a panel discussion about emergency management issues relating to the fires near Yosemite National Park and the epic flooding that hit Colorado. Mike McKenna (Fort Worth, TX) was guest host and was joined by two other emergency management professionals, Jon Bodie and Billy Chrimes. 

 

 

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Rich Klein

 

Tornado Strike in Oklahoma: Emergency Management & Communications

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Episode #40 of The Crisis Show, which aired Tuesday, May 21, 2013, discussed emergency management / crisis communications issues pegged to the tragic tornado that devastated Moore, Oklahoma a day earlier.

Host Rich Klein was joined by Mark Basnight, Public Information Officer for the Charlotte, NC Fire Department and Mike McKenna, founder/president of Team Solutions in Texas.

Note: If you would like to donate to help the victims in Oklahoma, please text 90999 to “REDCROSS” or call 1-800- RED-CROSS.

 

 

Links related to this episode:

Update on search and rescue operations (May 22, 2013, via CBS News)

Initial news conference led by Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin (May 20, 2013)

Facebook page of Oklahoma City Fire Department

Article in Daily Oklahoman on impact to businesses in Moore

News conference with FEMA Director Craig Fugate in Oklahoma (May 21, 2013)

How Can We Be Safe From Tornados? (Opinion piece on CNN.com)

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West, TX Fertilizer Plant Tragedy Focus of The Crisis Show – Episode #36

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Episode #36 of The Crisis Show, which aired on April 24, 2013, explored the aftermath of the fire/explosion at the West, TX fertilizer plant.

Host Rich Klein was joined Jane Jordan-Meier and Mike McKenna.

 

Links related to this episode:

Wikipedia entry on West Fertilizer Company explosion

Statement by West Fertlizer owner

Initial statement by Texas Gov. Rick Perry about tragedy

WSJ article on search and rescue efforts in West, TX

Dallas Morning News article about West Fertlizer Co. documents filed with EPA

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Rich Klein at Rich Klein Crisis Management

 

Brazil Fire Tragedy Focus of Episode #25 – The Crisis Show

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Episode #25 of The Crisis Show, which aired on January 30, 2013, was a discussion about the tragic nightclub fire in Santa Maria, Brazil.

Host Rich Klein was joined by Mike McKenna, an emergency management expert; Mark Basnight, public information officer for the Charlotte, N.C. Fire Department; global security expert Chris Meisenhalder and attorney John Barylick, author of a book about the 2003 Rhode Island nightclub tragedy.

Links related to this episode:

How to be ready for an emergency inside crowded location

National Fire Protection Association (U.S.)

Background on Santa Maria, Brazil

Opinion piece by John Barylick for CNN: similarities between Rhode Island and Brazil disasters

Reuters analysis of impact of fire on Brazil's ambitions

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Rich Klein at LawFirmsPR