The website is maintained by NET members as a resource for NET members.
What resources can you find here?
In the event of a citywide or regional emergency such as a severe winter storm, flood or major earthquake, households need to be prepared to be on their own for at least a week. Neighborhoods need to be prepared for self-sufficiency, too. Volunteer neighborhood rescuers will likely be first on-the-scene when firefighters and police are slowed by impassable streets or overwhelmed by calls for help.
Neighborhood Emergency Teams (NETs) are Portland residents trained by PBEM and Portland Fire & Rescue to provide emergency disaster assistance within their own neighborhoods. NET members are trained to save lives and property until professional responders can arrive. These volunteers are specially trained to help others without putting themselves in harm’s way. NET members are:
Program Guidelines and supplemental documents
Apply to become an active NET member.
Online, introductory level training on the basics of personal preparedness.
Resources and information for NET members.
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posted in forum POEM NEWS by Joshua Patterson (Montavilla TL) on August 4, 2011 at 7:01 pm