Preparing for disaster: A real-life catalyst for mass casualty planning

Just one month after Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans in 2005, Hurricane Rita had Texas in its sights. As a result, more than 3 million Texas gulf-area residents were evacuated before the storm made landfall, making it the most extensive evacuation in the history of the United States. For six days in September 2005, the … Continue reading Preparing for disaster: A real-life catalyst for mass casualty planning