Improving Emergency Communications with Limited-English-Proficiency (LEP) Chinese- and Russian-Speaking Communities


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Building on work done to prepare for Fire Department re-accreditation, prepare outreach strategies using Community Risk Reduction (CRR) for our most at-risk populations. This effort would identify the risk factors, most effective engagement strategies, and resources. Additional information regarding CRR best practices can be found here. The Bellevue Fire Department’s CRR visualization tool can be found here.

Read the final student report delivered to the local gov/community partner.

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Teri Thomson Randall
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Hendrika Meischke
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Ellen Montañana
Office of Emergency Management | Fire Department

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