Updates

Dugway Proving Ground Boosts Chemical and Biological Weapons Defense Systems Testing Capabilities With Addition of Electrophysics Jade VLWIR Cameras

Jade VLWIR cameras will be used to track, study and analyze the behavior of clouds of gas

CDC Readies for 21st Century Health Threats

"CDC is now a 21st-century agency ready for the challenges of 21st-century health threats," said CDC Director Dr. Julie Gerberding.

Transcript of Remarks by Secretary of Homeland Security Michael Chertoff at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce

"Our goal is to create a security environment that works with the grain of commerce and doesn't cut against it, and that takes advantage of and leverages with the great American ingenuity, which is our principal weapon in dealing with those benighted indi

First Responder Funding Reform Clears Committee; Headed for Floor

"Today's full Committee approval is a significant step toward implementing a major 9/11 Commission recommendation," Chairman Cox said.

MSA's ClearCommand Helmet Communications System Is Effective, Simple, & Easy-to-Use

The ClearCommand HCS (Helmet Communications System) from MSA simplifies radio communications so workers can focus on the task at hand while getting the critical information they need.

Bacou-Dalloz announces NIOSH issues CBRN Certification to Survivair Opti-Fit Gas Mask

The National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has certified the Survivair Opti-Fit CBRN Full Facepiece Gas Mask with the Model 1690 CBRN Canister

BAE SYSTEMS AWARDED PORT SECURITY CONTRACT

The Port of Houston Authority (PHA) has awarded BAE Systems a contract of up to $3 million to provide security infrastructure enhancements for its facility in Houston, Texas.

DHS Announces $17.1 Million for Operation Safe Commerce Container Cargo Security Program

to Port Authority of New York/New Jersey, Los Angeles/Long Beach and Seattle/Tacoma

New Rule Helps Identify Known or Suspected Terrorists Prior to Arrival in The U.S.

The rule finalizes the requirement for all commercial air and sea carriers to submit advanced information on all passengers and crewmembers prior to entry to or departure from the United States.

Testimony by Secretary Michael Chertoff Before the House Select Homeland Security Committee

"I have the opportunity to engage in what we call a second stage review of where we are headed, where we've come and what course corrections if any we need to make." Secretary Chertoff