Tag Archives: Ready Army

National PrepareAthon Day to support safety with NOAA promo

Fort Benning Alerts Mass Warning Notification System registration flyer

By Gerald Williams, Bayonet & Saber / Sept. 30 is the national day of action, National PrepareAthon Day, in which Fort Benning’s Emergency Management Office will team up with WTVM meteorologist Derek Kinkade to promote emergency preparedness from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Main Post Exchange. While at the Exchange, customers can purchase a National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration

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Personal responsibility is at the core of National Preparedness Month

Fort Benning Alerts Mass Warning Notification System registration flyer

By Lindsay Marchello, Bayonet & Saber / National Preparedness Month is in full swing and the theme for the week of Sept. 18 to Sept. 24 is Individual Preparedness, which stresses the importance of taking the necessary steps to prepare for an emergency situation before it occurs. “The most important thing after people have made a plan is to practice

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Emergency alerts keep residents, employees informed

Fort Benning Alerts Mass Warning Notification System registration flyer

By Desiree Dillehay, Fort Benning Public Affairs / September is National Preparedness Month and the Emergency Management Office wants to remind the Fort Benning population to sign up for the Fort Benning Emergency Alerts/Warnings through the AtHoc System. The Fort Benning Alert/Warning System, which sends out notifications through phone, email, text and Twitter, allows military, military dependents, retirees, visiting family,

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Ready Army Program promotes National Preparedness Month

By Gerald Williams, Bayonet & Saber / Stay Informed. Make a plan. Build a kit. Get involved. These are the four pillars of the Ready Army Program that are in the spotlight this September for National Preparedness Month. According to Tina Sandell, operations specialist/ emergency management for the Directorate of Plans, Training, Mobilization and Security, following those four pillars will

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Severe weather: Do you have a plan?

Ready Army - Get a kit / Make a plan / Be Informed

By SarahBeth Davis, MCoE Public Affairs / June is National Safety Month, and the hot topic for this week is “Watch Out for Dangers.” As the summer season continues to unfold, with it comes unpredictable weather, so Soldiers, Families and civilians on Fort Benning should be aware of the potential dangers that volatile storms could pose. Staying indoors during tornado and

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