Apr 19, 201101:30 PMBlog
Pierce Emergency Management gains accreditation
The accreditation program is part of the National Emergency Manager's Association and the International Association of Emergency Manager's.
Pierce County Department of Emergency Management is made up of five divisions: Emergency Management, Enhanced 9-1-1, Fire Prevention Bureau, Radio Communications and the Washington State Urban Search and Rescue Task Force.
The role of all its divisions is to enhance public safety by assisting in preventing, mitigating, preparing, responding and recovering from all types of hazards, emergencies and disasters.