Denver Emergency Response Simulation – Friday 09/23/2011
Be Prepared! Operation Mountain Guardian – Friday 09/23/2011
Tomorrow, Friday, the 23rd of September agencies from across the state of Colorado are participating in a full-scale exercize in preparation for large-scale emergencies. Opertaion Mountain Guardian is a simulation exercize to prepare various emergency agencies in the event of a terrorist attack. Multiple events will be occurring as early as 5:00am and running as late as 5:30pm.
Please plan extra time for your commute if you expect to be in any of the following Denver-Metro areas: Sports Authority Field at Mile High, Union Station, Smedley Elementary School, Park Meadows Mall, Community College of Aurora (Lowry Campus), Denver Health, Sky Ridge Medical Center, and University Hospital. Traffic may be impacted in areas across Denver, Aurora, Lone Tree, and other nearby areas.
These exercizes will include smoke, emergency vehicles, simulated weapons, and loud noises that will be visible and audible throughout the day.
Please pass notification along to your friends and family to help avoid confusion or concern.
Knowing that terrorism is a very real concern in our society, it brings up important questions: Is terrorism covered under YOUR insurance policy? What restrictions to business insurance polices have with regards to terrorism? If you don’t know, feel free to give us a call or shoot me a message. We’d love to help you find the answer.