Downed Power Lines

With hot and dry conditions on both sides of the state, downed power lines are not de-energizing as you may expect. If you come across downed wires: Communicate the hazard and confirm the message is received Identify: Determine the entire extent of the hazard by...

Pocket Guide: Identifying Elder Abuse

First responders often find themselves in a position where they can identify signs of abuse. The forms that most quickly come to mind are child or spouse, but elder abuse affects hundreds of thousands every year by family members or “trusted others.” A new national...