On Monday, May 1, 2017 Brian Carrier from Buffalo Computer Graphics and Kenneth Turner, Chief Development Officer for the WNY region of American Red Cross,  discussed how their perspective companies train, educate and prepare organizations to respond to any emergency. Brian Carrier shared how their companies' new software drives the NYS Alert system. Buffalo Computer Graphics has aided in other natural disasters - Hurricane Sandy and the largest forest fire in Canadian history that burned throughout 600,000 acres. In addition, Kenneth Turner discussed what happens when the Red Cross opens a relief center as a result of a man-made or natural disaster. 
How can you help in the community-wide effort of emergency response management?