It is the mission of the Fort Mojave Indian Tribe’s Emergency Management Response Office to provide the highest level of emergency response services to its tribal members by identifying hazards and vulnerabilities within its Reservation boundaries and by mitigating the effects of, preparing for, responding to and recovering from emergencies and disasters whether natural or manmade. FMIT Emergency Management Office prides its self in providing ongoing training in emergency preparedness to its staff and community members understanding that an educated and trained public is paramount in lessening the effects of a disaster happening to our community.
What does FEMA stand for?
"The primary mission of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is to reduce the loss of life and property and protect the Nation from all hazards, including natural disasters, acts of terrorism, and other man-made disasters, by leading and supporting the Nation in a risk-based, comprehensive emergency management system of preparedness, protection, response, recovery, and mitigation5." 5. www.fema.gov FEMA; (http://www.fema.gov/about/index.shtm)