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Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Invited to the National Emergency Training Center

Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Invited to the National Emergency Training Center

Oct 3, 2014

Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Emergency Management and its partnering agencies and organizations were invited to the National Emergency Training Center (NETC), FEMA’s Emergency Management Institute (EMI) in Emmitsburg, Maryland for a week of training and exercise. More than 70 members of the emergency response community attended, including emergency...

Forsyth County Tornado Exercise Documentary

Forsyth County Tornado Exercise Documentary

Sep 9, 2011

On April 30th, 2011, Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Emergency Management conducted a county-wide disaster exercise (drill) that involved emergency response agencies and organizations across the county. Simulated injuries were applied to volunteers with make-up (moulage) to produce a more realistic scene for emergency responders. The City of Winston-Salem...

Forsyth County’s Emergency Operations Plan

Forsyth County’s Emergency Operations Plan

Jun 28, 2011

  Citizens are encouraged to stay informed about disaster planning and response by reviewing our local Emergency Operations Plan (EOP) Forsyth County Mass Casualty Exercise The current EOP for Winston-Salem and Forsyth County was adopted by the county and all municipal boards in October 2010. Its purpose is to help prevent, prepare for, respond to, and...