You work in one of the emergency management disciplines (emergency management, fire service, law enforcement, EMS, nongovernmental organization, public utility, etc.). You get to pick which discipline you will utilize in this assignment. You work in a non-metropolitan community. You would like to network your organization/agency with other emergency management organizations in the neighboring six-county area. There are limited financial and human resources in your organization, and in the neighboring agencies.
What are some low to medium-cost, yet effective methods of networking these organizations to share non-emergency and emergency information between these organizations. What kinds of information could you, or should you, share? What benefits result from this networking?
Please write a 2-3 paragraph post answering these questions. Please provide an in-text citation and a reference entry for any sources utilized.