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Recorded Webinar: Treasure Oil Spill - 20 Years On

June, 2020 By: Paul Kelway

Recorded Webinar: Treasure Oil Spill - 20 Years On

What one of the largest animal rescue missions in history can tell us about wildlife response preparedness.  

20 years on, this webinar will offer a case study of the response by some of the organisations and responders involved, explore the current status of the African penguin population and examine what this successful rescue effort can tell us about wildlife response preparedness. 

Podcast : Reputation and In-flight Review

June, 2020 By: Marcus Russell, Rosie Buse, Dave Rouse, Jon Lay

Podcast : Reputation and In-flight Review

The theme this week is on the ‘R’ of the PEAR; how some reputations have been shredded and others enhanced when facing the same COVID challenge.  Lessons from a reputational perspective are shared, along with the merits of conducting an in-flight review are discussed and parallels to oil spill response are considered.

Recorded Webinar: Preparedness Priorities for Onshore Activities

June, 2020 By: Ian Hernandez, Tristan Barston,

Recorded Webinar:  Preparedness Priorities for Onshore Activities

In this one-hour webinar, you will hear from our experienced readiness team about readiness priorities for onshore activities. 

 

Recorded Webinar: Prioridades de preparación para actividades Onshore

June, 2020 By: Ian Hernandez, Michael Roldan, Elmer Emeric, Adriana Handzer, Lucia Navarro

Recorded Webinar: Prioridades de preparación para actividades Onshore

En este seminario web de una hora, escuchará a nuestro experimentado equipo de preparación sobre las prioridades de preparación para las actividades en tierra. 

 

Podcast : Still in Crisis Mode; Instability and Optimism

June, 2020 By: Nick Dyer, Rosie Buse, Dave Rouse, Jon Lay

Podcast : Still in Crisis Mode; Instability and Optimism

This week Nick Dyer brings a scientific perspective to our crisis management lens on the COVID-19 pandemic. The team reflects on the current levels of uncertainty, instability and opportunities for innovation and sustainable development that comes with this crisis. 

Recorded Webinar: OSRL's Wildlife Response SLA Services Explained

June, 2020 By: Paul Kelway

Recorded Webinar: OSRL's Wildlife Response SLA Services Explained

Presented by Sea Alarm

In the aftermath of an oil spill emergency, an OSRL Member can call on oiled wildlife advisory services from Sea Alarm as part of the Service Level Agreement. Why are these 24/7 services provided, what do they entail, how can they be activated, what happens after activation, and how can a Member maximize its benefits from these services? 

This webinar is presented by Sea Alarm, OSRL's Technical Advisors on oiled wildlife preparedness and response.

Recorded Webinar: What is Wildlife Emergency Response?

June, 2020 By: Paul Kelway

Recorded Webinar: What is Wildlife Emergency Response?

Presented by Sea Alarm

In the aftermath of an oil spill emergency, an OSRL Member can call on oiled wildlife advisory services from Sea Alarm as part of the Service Level Agreement. Why are these 24/7 services provided, what do they entail, how can they be activated, what happens after activation, and how can a Member maximize its benefits from these services? 

This webinar is presented by Sea Alarm, OSRL's Technical Advisors on oiled wildlife preparedness and response.

Podcast: Looking at Covid-19 through the Crisis Management lens

June, 2020 By: Marcus Russell, Rosie Buse, Dave Rouse, Jon Lay

Podcast: Looking at Covid-19 through the Crisis Management lens

Join Marcus, Jon, Rosie and Dave as they continue to look at COVID 19 through a crisis management lens, unpicking crisis messaging and leadership, sharing global examples of who is doing it well and why. Statements expressed by participants in the recording may not necessarily represent the views of OSRL.

Recorded Webinar: A Virtual IMS - It's Easy Isn't It?

May, 2020 By: Tim Coombs

Recorded Webinar: Lessons Learned from Establishing Virtual Response Management Teams

In this webinar we shared OSRL lessons learned on remote Emergency Operations Centre mobilisation and remote member IMT support. We shared ways in which we can integrate with members during an incident or exercise.

 

Remote Delivery of OPEP Level 2 with Wintershall Noordzee

May, 2020

Wintershall case study on remote training

As the COVID-19 situation unfolded in the UK in March, our upcoming trips to deliver face-to-face training were understandably cancelled. However, Wintershall Noordzee was still keen for us to deliver the OPEP courses previously agreed upon...

 

"Remote training works very well. I like it better than being in a classroom together."