Detrick Lawrence Productions

The world’s foremost producer of emergency response training programs

When Experience Counts

Trusted by leading emergency response organizations to provide complete production services

We Do It All

From program development and scripting through distribution and screening






Detrick Lawrence has helped firefighters, police, EMS, and emergency managers to save lives, combat terrorism, fight fires, mitigate disasters, manage hazardous incidents, secure the homeland, and protect the environment.


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The Detrick Lawrence Productions blog examines current issues in emergency response with emphasis on those subjects that require up-to-date information and new approaches to training. Click on the photo below to read the latest post. Guest submissions welcome.



Droning On

While the FAA approaches the deadline for releasing new regulations for the country’s metastasizing drone activities, the counterterrorism community is increasingly concerned about the possible use of drones for terrorist attacks. Hampering FAA rulemaking is Congressional action that exempts model aircraft from further regulation. Read more at Droning On – Part III

Spill Response

Crude train incidents often result in fires and explosions. However, in some cases, responders may arrive on scene to find a substantial spill, but no fire. When just a single tank car derails and breaches, as much as 30,000 gallons can be spilled, presenting fire and toxicity hazards as well as danger for the environment. Yet, initial responders can lessen the severity of the impact. Read more at Crude Train Incidents – Part III


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