The world of social media is a powerful tool to use for public safety and awareness. The communication of agencies using Facebook and Twitter and other social media let society know up to date happenings to be aware of any safety precautions, hazards, fires, floods, outages and more instantly via the internet.

The spectrum of the impact social media has for public safety and prevention is a unique form of customer service to have real time information and get the word out rapidly and efficiently. This two way form of communication from agencies relay messages to the public and visa versa. For example, if a fire has broken out at Lahaina Hotel and the fire fighters of California are at the scene, social media usage would let the public know the happenings and the fire is under control and the occupants are safe and sound. 
 
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Testimonials

I attended Saturday, Sunday and Wednesday partial loss only session. Each of the meetings I learned something very useful by your presentation and by the interaction from other attendees. Your looking out for our welfare is a blessing and God sent. You already know that what we are going through is harder than any of us realize since you have experienced this yourselves and helped in many catastrophes. Your looking out for our welfare is a blessing and God sent. I want to personally thank you and CARe for what you do. Your heartfelt compassion and teaching what matters to people that have been in harms way is a cause that touches many and gives hope in a world that is so full of anything but care and compassion.

Waldo Canyon Fire Survivor, 2012