Publications and New Media

Publications and New Media


To support and enhance the state’s preparedness by developing products that inform the emergency management community and tools that streamline the work of emergency managers.


The products and tools that the Publications and New Media Unit develops include just-in-time training and informational videos, a monthly report on Preparedness activities, as well as planning tools for emergency managers. The unit also establishes communications standards to help ensure that all the division’s products are clear, concise and consistent.

Planner’s Toolkit

Functional Needs and Support Services (FNSS) Toolkit

Effective Communications Toolkit

State of Texas Acronyms and Terms (STAT) Book

Monthly Preparedness Update

The New Media team produces videos that teach and inform the Texas emergency management community about key topics in the emergency management field.

Texas Emergency Management on Vimeo


Colin Lowry, Lead Media Designer
(512) 424-2778