Answering a Disaster Home Fire Call: “We’re Dealing with Fragile Human Beings”

by Joseph Edwards, Director, California Safe Corps and Disaster Action Team Volunteer The ceiling fans had melted from the heat. The blades had wilted to mirroring an upside down flower, with the petals pitch black heading toward the floor. It was a very striking image amongst the debris remaining from a fire hours earlier. When training volunteers to be members of a Disaster Action Team (DAT) the Red Cross covers what to expect in terms of...

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