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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.

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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
Earthquake Scenario, Melbourne Biblio PDF icon save (3.44 MB) earthquake, emergency management, scenario analysis
Valuing volunteers: better understanding the primary motives for volunteering in Australian emergency services Biblio PDF icon save (1.86 MB) communities, emergency management, volunteering
Emergency management and policy: research impact and utilisation Biblio PDF icon save (397.64 KB) emergency management, governance, policy
Seismic Vulnerability Assessment of Asymmetrical Reinforced Concrete Buildings in Australia Biblio earthquake, emergency management, mitigation
The value of research from the Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC Biblio PDF icon save (1.15 MB) economics, emergency management
Applying unharmed for risk reduction planning – comparing strategies and long-term effectiveness Biblio PDF icon save (1.51 MB) emergency management, mitigation, response
Urban Search and Rescue Operations in Tropical Climates Conference Paper 2014 Biblio PDF icon save (579.21 KB) emergency management, Northern Australia, response
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
The value of disaster research: a review of the literature Biblio PDF icon save (1.16 MB) economics, emergency management
Planning and capability requirements for catastrophic and cascading events Biblio PDF icon save (659.92 KB) capability, emergency management, planning
What are the safety implications of dynamic fire behaviours? Biblio emergency management, fire, fire impacts
Quantification of inter-regional differences in risk mitigation from prescribed burning across multiple management values Biblio emergency management, fire impacts, fire severity
Disaster Education, Communication and Engagement Biblio communication, education, emergency management
Statistical characterisation of wind fields over complex terrain with applications in bushfire modelling Biblio emergency management, fire, physics
Incident Management Approaches above the Incident Management Team Level in Australia Biblio decision making, emergency management
Hydrologic model calibration using remotely sensed soil moisture and discharge measurements: The impact on predictions at gauged and ungauged locations Biblio emergency management, flood, hydrology
Research proceedings from the 2017 Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC and AFAC Conference Biblio PDF icon save (18.1 MB) emergency management, land management, multi-hazard
Seismic assessment of reinforced concrete walls in Australia Biblio earthquake, emergency management, resilience
Community benefits of roof upgrades Biblio PDF icon save (8.24 MB) cyclone, emergency management, severe weather
Diversity and inclusion: Building strength and capability Biblio PDF icon save (511.1 KB) capability, diversity and inclusion, emergency management
Influence of road characteristics on flood fatalities in Australia Biblio PDF icon save (1.22 MB) emergency management, flood, preparedness
A Review of Volunteered Geographic Information for Disaster Management Biblio communication, emergency management, volunteering
Using the human centred design method to develop tools for non-technical skills in emergency management Biblio PDF icon save (666.71 KB) communities, decision making, emergency management
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
An assessment of the opportunities to improve strategic decision-making in emergency and disaster management Biblio PDF icon save (259.81 KB) decision making, emergency management, response
Monitoring, evaluation and learning toolkit Biblio PDF icon save (1.29 MB) communities, emergency management, preparedness
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
Disaster management: building resilient systems to aid recovery - non peer reviewed extended abstract Biblio PDF icon save (526.07 KB) emergency management, resilience
A fuel moisture content and flammability monitoring methodology for continental Australia based on optical remote sensing Biblio emergency management, fire, savanna grasslands
Building adaptive capacities for disaster resilience: what role for government? Biblio PDF icon save (490.2 KB) emergency management, governance, policy
Rhetoric or reality: Coordination in a time of crisis Biblio PDF icon save (307.35 KB) decision making, emergency management, governance
The post disaster city: crisis politics and social change in community led earthquake recovery Biblio PDF icon save (25.5 MB) capability, communities, emergency management
Overcoming Ambiguity: Conflict Between Emergency Warning Messages and Socio-Environmental Cues Biblio communication, emergency management, warnings
When policy, politics and emergency management collide: managing coordination in crises Biblio PDF icon save (307.28 KB) emergency management, governance, policy
Cost-Effective Mitigation Strategy Development for Building Related Earthquake Risk Annual Report 2017-2018 Biblio PDF icon save (3.04 MB) earthquake, emergency management, mitigation
Emergency volunteering 2030: Views from the community sector Biblio PDF icon save (1.05 MB) emergency management, volunteering
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
Final report on vulnerability of as-built and retrofitted URM buildings Biblio PDF icon save (1.13 MB) earthquake, emergency management
Emergency powers: Civil liberties in the face of disaster Biblio emergency management, governance, policy

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