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  1. Vehicle Borne Improvised Explosive Device Awareness Card Available

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    Tue, 18 May 2010

    free awareness card to help supplement their training on responding to incidents involving vehicle-borne improvised explosive devices . Please remember that these cards should only be used as a guide and you should still use local guidelines

  2. Responding to a Suicide Bombing Incident

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    Sat, 1 Sep 2007

    the hazard area. Do not touch or handle any type of improvised explosive device (IED) or other suspicious device. If the suspect is ..... involving several combat engagements that encountered improvised explosive devices (IEDs). He has been a member of emergency management

  1. Dunn's Dispatch: Terrorist Bomb Searching

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    Thu, 4 Dec 2008

    and the Oklahoma City bombing. 2. When an unexploded improvised explosive device (IED) is found during the overhaul stage (see also Vehicle-Borne Improvised Explosive Devices : Planning and Response by August Vernon). 3. When

  2. Vehicle-Borne Improvised Explosive Devices : Planning and Response

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 1 Sep 2008

    Division, Greensboro (NC) Police Department.] Click here to enlarge image Recent history has shown that improvised explosive devices (IEDs) and VBIEDs are often the terrorists’ weapon of choice. Recent attacks in Iraq combining the

  3. Field Guide: Vehicle-Borne Improvised Explosive Devices

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    Mon, 2 Jul 2007

    and make use of the handy quick reference guide below. Download Field Response Guide for Vehicle-Borne Improvised Explosive Devices (IED) HERE (pdf) August Vernon is an assistant coordinator for the Forsyth County (NC) Office of

  4. Response to Homemade Explosives

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    Tue, 1 Nov 2011

    BY AUGUST VERNON Improvised explosive device (IED) and homemade explosive (HME) attacks can consist of anything from homemade pipe bombs to sophisticated military ordnance

  5. Response to Homemade Explosives

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    Tue, 1 Nov 2011

    BY AUGUST VERNON Improvised explosive device (IED) and homemade explosive (HME) attacks can consist of anything from homemade pipe bombs to sophisticated military ordnance

  6. Fire Service Industry News: DHS S&T Adds New Features to First App

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    Tue, 19 Nov 2013

    and response resources, such as information on safe distances for cordoning off in response to potential improvised explosive device or hazardous material incidents, on their smart phones, tablets, or laptop computers. "Real-time information

  7. CT Train Derailment and Mass Casualty Response

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    Tue, 19 Nov 2013

    enforcement in controlling scene access and egress points. Police dogs were eventually brought in to search for improvised explosive devices (IEDs) and other hazards to responders. (4) A view of the interior of the eastbound passenger compartment

  8. Social Media Concerns During Emergencies and Incidents: Lessons from a Recent Tragedy

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    Tue, 6 Aug 2013

    reliable during emergencies; systems become inundated or possibly even disabled by tactical teams to prevent improvised explosive devices from being detonated. In these cases, text messages are transmitted more effectively than voice. With