WillowCERT’s Participation in the Mat Su Emergency Preparedness Expo and Safety Fair

On September 19th more than 31 exhibitors had educational displays at The Mat Su Emergency Preparedness Expo and Safety Fair. The free event had a huge turnout that included safety door prizes, free food, a poster contest, disaster scenarios, fire extinguisher training and much more.

Willow CERT helped with 3 agencies that had disaster scenarios including a simulated avalanche, an ATV accident and a boating accident. Other areas CERT assisted included parking management, door prizes, reception and wherever help was needed at any time.

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Brenda and Jerry managed the safety items for the door prizes

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Dona assisted with the Avalanche disaster. Gary managed a team in the parking lot. Kathy’s arm and face wounds were created for the ATV accident scenario

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Brenda and Melitta helped with reception

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