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The Triangle of Life Going Viral – Kazakhstan

Years ago, I had a training sub-contract with the European Union, to train Rescue Teams in Tajikistan. I taught the triangle of life in Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and Tajikistan. I am pleased that  The Triangle of Life is now spreading even … Continue reading

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Triangle Of Life Goes Viral, in Russia

The triumph of ‘common sense’, goodness and basic human values; that children’s lives are more important than USA Insurance Company profits…happens again, in another country.Good news for decent people. The USA Insurance companies consider it to be cheaper, less trouble … Continue reading

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You only need to know two words, to understand, how to live or die in an quake

My experiences of crawling into 896 collapsed buildings with a total of 650,000 dead victims taught me the following: You only need to know two words, to understand, how to live or die in a quake ‘next to” and ‘under’. … Continue reading

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Hurricane Isaac ..lots more to come…BBC TV Special with Doug Copp and 3 scientists predicted the current ‘giant’ floods and what will come next.

Below is a reprint of an earlier posting. It has been updated to allow people to understand flooding events in Louisiana; including, the social cost and psychological effect of repetitive disasters.  At the time,  this TV program, produced by the … Continue reading

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Insurance Industry Actuarial Tables, Regarding Earthquakes, Need to be Revised.

The actuarial tables, designed to maximize shareholder return, regarding loss of life, during building collapse, are inadequate, have false presumptions and lead to false conclusions. Catastrophe is a possible consequence. Let me explain, so that everyone can understand. Actuarial tables … Continue reading

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‘Birther’ Mentality Supports ‘Duck and Cover’

The moral of this story is contained within 2 Questions; 1) Is there any limit to greed? and 2) Is there any limit to ‘dumb’? I got this email, yesterday. I decided to post my reply, on line; since, it … Continue reading

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911 First responders ‘pissed on’ AGAIN !

I just read the headlines that first responders are NOT invited to attend the 10th anniversary of 911. We will be denied access to the area. Many first responders, like me, are outraged. My story: On September 13th , 2001 … Continue reading

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