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Medi-vac Landing Zone Training Eases Burden on First Responders

Medical evacuation, or better known as “medivac” is the timely and efficient movement of an injured person to an emergency medical facility. The fastest medivac is handled by a helicopter air ambulance. It takes quick but careful planning and skilled landing instructions communicated to the incoming pilots for a safe and efficient extraction. Saturday, the […]

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EastTex CERT Flood Damage Assessment

On December 5th, EastTex CERT helped Kaufman County Emergency Management with a flood damage assessment to help identify roads that had been washed out on area roadways.  About 10 ETRC members took photos and noted washed out roads, eroded culverts, and potential hazards around the Kaufman County area.  Thank you to all the volunteers that […]

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