12 iulie 2018

Military is gearing up for emergency exercises at RIMPAC


HONOLULU, Hawaii (Tribune News Service) — For the military, including Rim of the Pacific exercise participants, there’s a whole lot of emergency, disaster response and mass casualty practice going on this week. As part of RIMPAC today and Friday, more than 300 volunteers will portray patients from an earthquake and tsunami who will be triaged in mobile hospital units on Ford Island and transported by helicopter, ambulance and ambulance bus to hospitals on six islands. Twenty-seven Hawaii [...]