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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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Rhetoric or reality: Coordination in a time of crisis Biblio PDF icon save (307.35 KB) decision making, emergency management, governance
Intelligent warnings: a twenty-first century approach to encouraging protective action in emergencies Biblio PDF icon save (993.19 KB) communities, emergency management, warnings
Statistical characterisation of wind fields over complex terrain with applications in bushfire modelling Biblio emergency management, fire, physics
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
Collaboration in disasters: A cultural challenge for the utilities sector Biblio communication, emergency management
Legal and Ethical Aspects of Disaster Management Biblio emergency management, governance, policy
Discussion paper: Learning for emergency services, looking for a new approach Biblio PDF icon save (2.34 MB) decision making, emergency management, policy
Opportunities and constraints identified in existing frameworks in use for organisational learning Biblio PDF icon save (1.31 MB) emergency management, organisational
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
Public information in the emergency services - literature review Biblio PDF icon save (788.53 KB) communication, emergency management
Assessing the application and value of participatory mapping for community bushfire preparation Biblio communities, emergency management, local knowledge
Large damage bills to buildings from cyclones can be reduced by small actions Biblio PDF icon save (507.42 KB) cyclone, emergency management, resilience
Animal emergency management in South Australia: a case study of the Sampson Flat bushfire Biblio animals, communities, emergency management
Role Clarity, Swift Trust and Multi‐Agency Coordination Biblio capability, emergency management, framework
Human Factors Challenges in Emergency Management Biblio decision making, emergency management, multi-hazard
Prevalence and predictors of suicidal thoughts and behaviours among Australian police and emergency services employees Biblio emergency management, mental health, organisational
Increasing emergency management capacity through business sector involvement Biblio PDF icon save (503.1 KB) emergency management, land management, risk management
Challenges of Measuring Emergency Management Performance Under Adversity: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly Conference Paper 2014 Biblio PDF icon save (594.66 KB) decision making, emergency management, scenario analysis
Improving Fire Behaviour Data Obtained from Wildfires Biblio emergency management, fire impacts, fire severity
Evidence to support incident management team capability Biblio PDF icon save (146.37 KB) communication, emergency management, multi-hazard
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
Experiences in the in-field utilisation of fuels3D Biblio PDF icon save (601.76 KB) emergency management, fire, fuel reduction
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
Valuing volunteers: better understanding the primary motives for volunteering in Australian emergency services Biblio PDF icon save (1.86 MB) communities, emergency management, volunteering
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
The Hawaii nuclear alert: how did people respond? Biblio PDF icon save (537.88 KB) emergency management, response, warnings
Emergency management and policy: research impact and utilisation Biblio PDF icon save (397.64 KB) emergency management, governance, policy
The value of research from the Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC Biblio PDF icon save (1.15 MB) economics, emergency management
Major post-event inquiries and reviews: review of recommendations Biblio PDF icon save (1.15 MB) decision making, emergency management, policy
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
20 Dec 2018 Providing useful benefits in 2018 and beyond Blog emergency management, mental health, multi-hazard
11 Mar 2016 Expedited ethics review of time-critical research Blog emergency management, planning, policy
18 Nov 2019 Disaster database developed Blog decision making, emergency management, guidelines
05 Apr 2016 Utilisation the real challenge Blog emergency management, non-traditional recruitment, volunteering
23 Aug 2019 Our new global plant water status database may prevent you from needing to fieldwork. What will you miss? Blog emergency management, fire, fire severity
13 Apr 2017 Making research matter Blog coastal, emergency management, resilience

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