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Emergency Management Committee

 

Student Membership:

1 Student At-Large

 

Purpose:

Tasks for this group include:

  • Review Western’s existing planning efforts related to emergency hazard identification and analysis, mitigation, preparedness and response
  • Develop updates and prepare appropriate materials
  • Make recommendations to the President via the Vice President for Business and Financial Affairs regarding institutional needs for strengthening emergency preparedness, mitigation, response and recovery
  • Work with local and/or state agencies to ensure the most effective coordination between the University and broader disaster response initiatives
  • Develop approaches for strengthening departmental and individual preparedness within the campus community.