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Bryan Husband
Clay County Emergency Management Director
609 E National Ave  Room 205
Brazil, IN 47834

Duties of the EMA Director

Identify and analyze the effects of hazards that threaten the jurisdiction.
Keep the chief executive of the jurisdiction fully informed on emergency management activities.
Work closely on a cooperative basis with departments of local government and community organizations in developing emergency management plans and capabilities.
Work with local officials in the development of a hazard mitigation program to eliminate or reduce potential hazards.
Inventory manpower and material resources from governmental and private sector sources that would be available in an emergency.
Identify resource deficiencies and work with appropriate officials on measures to correct them.
Develop an emergency Operating Center (EOC) as a site from which key officials can direct and control operations during an emergency.
Develop and maintain emergency communications systems.
Establish a system to alert key public officials and warn the public in the event of an emergency.
Establish an emergency public information system.
Develop continuity of government procedures and systems.
Establish and maintain a shelter and reception and care system.
Develop a training program for emergency response personnel.
Develop a public education program.
Develop a tests and exercise program.
Assist in the establishment of mutual aid or cooperative assistance agreements to provide needed services, equipment, or other resources in the event of an emergency.
Coordinate with industry to develop industrial emergency plans and capabilities in support of local government plans.
Prepare, submit, and justify the annual emergency management budget.
Secure technical and financial assistance available through State and Federal programs.

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