Jamie Caplan received FEMA's Hazus Excellence Award in July 2013. For more information read the July Hazus Hot Zone.
Jamie Caplan Consulting LLC (JCC), founded in 1997, is a certified woman-owned consulting company that provides comprehensive emergency management services for all phases of disaster management, including mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery. We provide solutions for reducing risk and increasing preparedness to individuals, communities, Indian tribes and local and state governments. The work we do for you will make you better prepared and more resilient in the case of natural and man-made disasters.
Indian Country needs to be NIMS compliant and if you have a casino in California it should meet Regulation CGCC-7. We create Emergency Evacuation and Preparedness Plans consistent with NIMS and Regulation CGCC-7. Our complete service includes creating a plan for you as well as conducting table-top exercises and evacuation exercises. We understand that your priorities are the safety of your guests and employees, the protection of your resources and facilities, and continuity in your business, and we will do our best to create a plan with those priorities in mind.
Are you ready to write or revise a FEMA-approved pre-disaster mitigation plan? We've written plans for American Samoa, American Indian Tribes and casinos and local governments. We use HAZUS-MH in order to gather essential data for a customized risk assessment. We will provide a complete plan with mitigation solutions based on your unique circumstances. A FEMA approved mitigation plan enables government entities to receive multiple streams of funding from FEMA.
Want to use HAZUS-MH for mitigation planning or response and recovery? We are nationally recognized HAZUS User Group experts and can facilitate a project or partnership to meet your needs.
DENTON, Texas ? On Oct. 6, 2014, at the request of Governor Susana Martinez, President Obama declared a major disaster for the state of New Mexico. In June 2015, the state of New Mexico was awarded more than $3 million in federal disaster assistance for repairs to roads in Lincoln County following severe storms and flooding in July and August 2014. The New Mexico Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management continues to administer the funds and provide support to the county as it recovers.
AUSTIN, Texas ? State and federal dollars are flowing into Texas communities recovering from the May 4 through June 19 storms, straight-line winds, tornadoes and floods.
To date, more than $137 million in state and federal grants, U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) low-interest disaster loans, and National Flood Insurance Program claims have been approved and/or paid to Texans.
SEATTLE - The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the Sleepy Hollow Fire, burning in Chelan County, Wash.
FEMA Region X Regional Administrator, Kenneth D. Murphy determined that the Sleepy Hollow Fire threatened such destruction as would constitute a major disaster. Murphy approved the state?s request for federal Fire Management Assistance Grant (FMAG) on June 28, 2015 at 10:45 p.m. PDT. This is the first FMAG approved in the state of Washington this fire season.