Software Engineering Institute | Carnegie Mellon University
Software Engineering Institute | Carnegie Mellon University

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Elizabeth Trocki Stark (SRA International, Inc.)
February 2014 - Special Report Wireless Emergency Alerts: New York City Demonstration

This report describes the adoption of the Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA) service by the New York City Office of Emergency Management. As the first alert originator to adopt WEA, its experiences provide lessons learned for other emergency managers.

February 2014 - Special Report Best Practices in Wireless Emergency Alerts

Topics: Cyber Risk and Resilience Management

This report presents four best practices for the Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA) service, including implementing WEA in a local jurisdiction, training emergency staff in using WEA, cross-jurisdictional governance of WEA, and cybersecurity risk management.