|Don't be alarmed. Photo by MK Metz|
The disaster drill will take place at Cadman Plaza East and Red Cross Place. FDNY and NYPD personnel will be action.
CERT members will practice aiding the injured, controlling traffic, calming the panicky, and putting out fires.
According to OEM, CERT members undergo "an intensive 10-week training program that raises awareness about emergencies and disasters and provides basic response skills needed for fire safety, light search and rescue, disaster medical operations, and traffic control."
To learn more about CERT, visit http://www.NYC.gov/CERThttp://www.NYC.gov/CERT.
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