Florida's Emergency Preparedness
Marcia Warful on Emergency Responses
When disaster strikes, Florida's emergency preparedness programs allow residents to come together and respond with volunteers and donations. The Sunshine State was hit particularly hard in 2016 with incidents like the Pulse Nightclub shooting and Hurricane Matthew, but one organization is stepping in at a moment's notice.
Marcia Warfel, Emergency Management Specialist with Volunteer Florida, chats with Comcast Newsmakers about its efforts in the state.
During Times of Emergency
The state of Florida has plenty of experience in dealing with hurricanes, but sometimes, we need an extra hand before, during, and after the storm.
In this edition of Comcast Newsmakers, Autumn Karlinsky, Vice-Chair of Volunteer Florida
, explains how they provide an extra sense of security to Floridians.
Interview recorded: January 24th