May 11, 2021

Cayman Brac CERT established

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The Cayman Brac Community Emergency Response Team held their Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) graduation ceremony on Saturday June 2nd at the Seafarers and Veterans Hall. In total, 52 residents completed the training which included a number of components such as First Aid / CPR, Fire Safety and Suppression, Disaster Preparedness, Stress Management / Disaster […]

Cayman Brac Cert Training 19th – 23rd March

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Hazard Management (HMCI) and the Red Cross (CIRC) will commence Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training in Cayman Brac on March 19th. Residents can sign up for the 5 day course for either the morning or evening sessions. The training is free and food and refreshments will be provided. Group A from 9 am – […]

Hazard Management Cayman Islands Director receives prestigious award

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Director of Hazard Management Cayman Islands (HMCI), Mr. McCleary Frederick, made history at the 31st Annual Governor’s Hurricane Conference in Palm Beach, Florida as the first international recipient of the Governor’s Lifetime Achievement Award. Mr. Frederick proudly accepted the most prestigious award of the conference today (Thursday, 18 May 2017). He was recognised for his […]

Cayman Islands: Prospect takes the cup!

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The Prospect Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) took home the Chairman’s Challenge Cup in the second annual CERT Challenge, which was held at the Agriculture Grounds on Saturday. The Cup was presented by the Deputy Governor, Franz Manderson, who is the Chairman of the National Hazard Management Council. The Chief Officer in the Ministry of […]

Cayman Hazard Management: Change of location for CERT due to School Hall closure

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From Hazard Management Cayman Islands Due to recent events at the Red Bay Primary School we have been advised that the Mary Miller Hall has been closed to allow the Dept. of Environmental Health to continue their investigation. As a result, the location for the upcoming meeting to establish a CERT team in the Prospect community […]

DOMINICA – Caribbean warned of possibility of big quake

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From Barbados Today ROSEAU –– Coordinator of the Office of Disaster Management (ODM), Don Corriette, is strongly advising preparedness in view of warnings that the Caribbean could experience an 8.0 earthquake. “Scientists from the Seismic Research Centre have been indicating that the Caribbean is due for a magnitude 8.0 earthquake, and where it is going […]