Key topics

emergency management

Emergency management is the discipline of dealing with and avoiding both natural and manmade disasters. It involves preparedness, response and recovery in order to lessen the impact of disasters.

Datesort descending Item Type Key Topics
Assessing community resilience for emergencies in local government policy - Maroondah City Council and Knox City Council case studies Project communities, emergency management, resilience
Impact-based forecasting for the coastal zone Biblio PDF icon save (657.21 KB) coastal, emergency management, storm surge
Advances in the remote sensing of active fires: a review Biblio PDF icon save (1.79 MB) emergency management, fire, remote sensing
Capability Needs for Emergency and Disaster Management Organisations Annual Report 2014 Biblio PDF icon save (397.34 KB) capability, emergency management, scenario analysis
Principles for enhanced collaboration between land and emergency management agencies and Indigenous peoples - green paper Biblio PDF icon save (1.61 MB) emergency management, indigenous communities, land management
Optimisation of fuel reduction burning regimes for fuel reduction, carbon, water and vegetation outcomes Biblio PDF icon save (791.2 KB) emergency management, fuel reduction, land management
Follow up of study participants: brain plasticity and divergent thinking Biblio PDF icon save (781.71 KB) decision making, emergency management, scenario analysis
Building resilience through flood risk communication annual report 2018-2019 Biblio PDF icon save (415.97 KB) emergency management, flood, risk management
Using natural disaster scenarios to better understand emergency management requirements: Annual project report 2014-2015 Biblio PDF icon save (326.61 KB) economics, emergency management, scenario analysis
Duty or safety? Exploring emergency service personnel's perceptions of risk and decision-making when driving through floodwater Biblio PDF icon save (833.5 KB) emergency management, flood, organisational
Characterisation of synoptic weather features often associated with extreme events in south east Australia and Tasmania Project emergency management, severe weather
Public information in the emergency services - literature review Biblio PDF icon save (788.53 KB) communication, emergency management
Extreme fire behaviours: Surveying fire management staff to determine behaviour frequencies and importance Biblio PDF icon save (414.7 KB) emergency management, fire, fire severity
Social media in emergencies: An examination of government accountability for risk communication and warning Biblio PDF icon save (2.73 MB) emergency management, policy, risk management
Reducing turnover in volunteer organisations: A leadership intervention based on self-determination theory Biblio PDF icon save (1.77 MB) emergency management, recruitment, volunteering
Using discrete event simulation cellular automata models to determine multi-mode travel times and routes of terrestrial suppression resources to wildland fires Biblio emergency management, fire
Intelligent warnings: a twenty-first century approach to encouraging protective action in emergencies Biblio PDF icon save (993.19 KB) communities, emergency management, warnings
Civil society mobilisation after Cyclone Tracy, Darwin 1974 Biblio PDF icon save (2.52 MB) capability, emergency management, organisational
Globe-LFMC, a global plant water status database for vegetation ecophysiology and wildfire applications Biblio emergency management, fire, fire impacts
A literature review of methods for providing enhanced operational oversight of teams in emergency management Biblio capability, decision making, emergency management
Decision making, team monitoring and organisational performance: Part two decision making research stream Biblio PDF icon save (1.45 MB) decision making, emergency management, scenario analysis
Real people, real stories- if it’s flooded forget it Biblio PDF icon save (767.2 KB) communities, emergency management, flood
Can major post-event inquiries and reviews contribute to lessons management? Biblio communication, emergency management
Animal Emergency Management in Australia Biblio PDF icon save (3.13 MB) animals, emergency management
Public health and natural hazards: new policies and preparedness initiatives developed from an Australian bushfire case study Biblio PDF icon save (84.72 KB) emergency management, mental health, resilience
The interaction between firefighting boot design and lower body injury risk at work Biblio PDF icon save (587.38 KB) emergency management, optimisation, volunteering
Modelling the impact of lifeline infrastructure failure during natural hazard events Biblio PDF icon save (9.64 MB) emergency management, environments, risk management
Disaster Education, Communication and Engagement Biblio communication, education, emergency management
Preparing emergency services for operations in a climate-challenged world Project climate change, emergency management, governance
My grab bag is two suitcases: an autoethnographical view of a super-plus size self-evacuation from Hurricane Irma Biblio diversity and inclusion, emergency management, vulnerability
You own the fuel, but who owns the fire? Biblio emergency management, policy, risk analysis
Safety awareness of firefighters and their perception of fire risks in cladding fires Biblio PDF icon save (2.08 MB) emergency management, fire impacts, firefighter
Professionalism: certification for emergency management leaders Biblio PDF icon save (251.72 KB) capability, emergency management, organisational
The value of disaster research: a review of the literature Biblio PDF icon save (1.16 MB) economics, emergency management
Increasing residents’ preparedness and planning for natural hazards : annual project report 2017-18 Biblio PDF icon save (674.96 KB) communication, emergency management, planning
The challenges of managing animals and their owners in disasters: perspectives of Australian response organisations and stakeholders Biblio PDF icon save (411.01 KB) animals, communication, emergency management
Transformative culture of disaster risk management as an enabler to resilience Biblio PDF icon save (741.25 KB) emergency management, multi-hazard, risk management
Diversity and inclusion: towards a better understanding of management and measurement - policy paper Biblio PDF icon save (1.14 MB) capability, diversity and inclusion, emergency management
Sleep and stress in on-call fire and emergency service workers Biblio emergency management, mental health
Research proceedings from the 2016 Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC and AFAC conference Biblio PDF icon save (3.51 MB) emergency management, land management, multi-hazard

Explore by keyword