Will It Plow? Will It Burn? Utah Public Works Emergency Management Mutual Aid Agreement in Action
5/20/2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Room: 255F

Don’t miss this presentation featuring examples of the Utah Public Works Mutual Aid Agreement in action. Disasters can happen anywhere, anytime, and it is best to have mutual aid agreements and relationships in place BEFORE you need them. We’ll also discuss lessons learned from the 2018 Salt Lake County and Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) joint debris management exercise.

After Attending This Session, You Will be Better Able to:
1. Develop a strong public works emergency management exercise.
2. Identify the essential components of a public works mutual aid agreement.
3. Encourage the establishment of a public works mutual aid agreement in your state or area.
Speaker : M. Leon Berrett Associate Director of Operations, Salt Lake County Public Works, Midvale, UT