8th Annual Emergency Preparedness EXPO
8th Annual Emergency Preparedness EXPO
Wednesday, April 17th, 2019 -- 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
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Listing of Exhibitors for April 17, 2019 Emergency Preparedness EXPO
Featured Speaker – L. Vance Taylor, Chief, Office of Access and Functional Needs, California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (CalOES) -- Presentation entitled “Preparedness, It’s about Everyone!” in Assembly C starting at 11:00 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.
Bob Spears, L.A. County Children-in-Disasters Working Group, Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles/USC – Presentation entitled “Protecting Children During a Disaster” in Conference Room C. The 15-20 minute presentation will be repeated approximately every 30 minutes.
Kate Simon, SoCal Animal Response Team (SCART) – “Disaster Preparedness for Pets”. Located in Conference Room 3. The 20-minute presentations will be repeated throughout event.
John Cvjetkovic, ASM II, Department of Public Social Services (DPSS) – “History of Disasters in Los Angeles”. Conference Rm 2. Presentation will be repeated.
Tammy Evrard Consulting and Feeling Safe, Being Safe Trainers -- Feeling Safe, Being Safe with a 30-minute presentation starting at 11:45 in Conference Room 1.
Parking Lot Exhibits:
City of Pomona – Emergency Operations Center (EOC) Humvee and representatives
Metro – STAR services – strapping and marking service for wheelchairs, scooters and walkers to make riding the Metro buses faster and safer.
Fire Station 188 Fire Truck – Los Angeles County Fire Department
LA County Department of Animal Care and Control – Command Post Trailer (mobile animal shelter)—Renewing and issuing new dog licenses for public!
Interactive Demonstrations (locations listed below):
Tammy Evrard Consulting and Team – FEELING SAFE, BEING SAFE, Conference Room 1
Located In Assembly Rooms B/C:
Glendora Emergency Response Communications (GERC) – ham radio equipment and antenna. Talk with ham radio operators!
Pomona Health Center (Los Angeles County Department of Public Health) – HANDS ONLY CPR
Pomona Valley Hospital and Medical Center Trauma Services – “STOP THE BLEED”
San Gabriel/Pomona Regional Center – Learn about the Everbridge Mass Notification System
San Gabriel Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District – in person presentation with displays
Those Selling Emergency Supplies:
Be Ready Earthquake and Survival Products – In Assembly Room B
Ready America (emergency drinking water and food, pet first aid kits)—EVERYTHING ON SALE!! -- In Conference Center Lobby hallway
Indoor Exhibitors (in the combined Assembly Rooms):
211 LA – Your reliable source for resource information in LA County
Access Services – with video loop of information
Alzheimer’s Greater Los Angeles – caring for those with Alzheimer’s and others who wander
Area D Office of Disaster Management – in person presentation
Office of CA State Assemblyman Freddie Rodriguez
Office of Supervisor Hilda Solis, LA County Board of Supervisors
California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (CalOES) – Providing Earthquake Country Alliance (ECA) materials
California Phones (California Telephone Access Program) – the importance of communication following a disaster
Kaiser Permanente Amateur Radio Network (KPARN)
Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health
Los Angeles County Department of Public Works – don’t let your garage become a hazmat site!
Los Angeles County Office of Emergency Management – Sign up for “Alert LA County”
Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder County Clerk – Register to Vote!
Pomona Valley CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) – Learn how to get involved
San Gabriel Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District – remember the ZIKA mosquitos?
Shield HealthCare --
Tzu Chi Buddhist Foundation – also selling items as well as providing information about their humanitarian work
Veterinary Public Health Program – LA County Department of Public Health – how pet owners should prepare for emergencies and include pets in disaster preparedness plans
WDACS - Workforce Development, Aging and Community Services of LA County