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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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Capability Needs for Emergency and Disaster Management Organisations Annual Report 2014 Biblio PDF icon save (397.34 KB) capability, emergency management, scenario analysis
A review of emergency and fire management training available for remote communities in northern Australia based on the views of local inhabitants Biblio PDF icon save (1.47 MB) emergency management, indigenous communities, Northern Australia
Australian householders’ psychological preparedness for potential natural hazard threats: An exploration of contributing factors Biblio communities, emergency management, fire
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
Impact-based forecasting for the coastal zone Biblio PDF icon save (657.21 KB) coastal, emergency management, storm surge
Investigating the effects of soil moisture, temperature and preciptiation extremes on fire risk and intensity in Australia Biblio PDF icon save (43.2 MB) emergency management, fire severity, soil moisture
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
Community engagement for disaster risk reduction through embedding DRR values Project emergency management, multi-hazard
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
Natural Hazards and Disaster Justice: Challenges for Australia and Its Neighbours Biblio emergency management, framework, policy
Valuing volunteers: better understanding the primary motives for volunteering in Australian emergency services Biblio PDF icon save (1.86 MB) communities, emergency management, volunteering
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
No ordinary call: factors predicting fire communication officers' job strain and well-being Biblio PDF icon save (978.68 KB) capability, emergency management, resilience
Disaggregation of JASMIN soil moisture product to 1KM resolution Biblio PDF icon save (1.52 MB) emergency management, land management, soil moisture
Townsville flood 2019 - post event data collection Project emergency management, flood, warnings
Resolving future fire management conflicts using multi-criteria decision making Biblio decision making, emergency management
Increasing emergency management capacity through business sector involvement Biblio PDF icon save (503.1 KB) emergency management, land management, risk management
Legal and Ethical Aspects of Disaster Management Biblio emergency management, governance, policy
Opportunities and constraints identified in existing frameworks in use for organisational learning Biblio PDF icon save (1.31 MB) emergency management, organisational
Emergency volunteering shared learning network Biblio PDF icon save (2.1 MB) emergency management, volunteering
Animal Emergency Management in Australia Biblio PDF icon save (3.13 MB) animals, emergency management
Giving voice to our givers: A phenomenological study addressing the perceptions of Rural Fire Service volunteers in Queensland Project emergency management, fire, volunteering
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
Prevalence and predictors of suicidal thoughts and behaviours among Australian police and emergency services employees Biblio emergency management, mental health, organisational
The sensitivity of the empirical mode decomposition and its application on environmental data Biblio PDF icon save (13.9 MB) decision making, emergency management
Barriers and enablers in the long term recovery of communities affected by natural hazards: a review of the literature Biblio PDF icon save (1.06 MB) communities, emergency management, recovery
Long-term solutions to improve emergency management services in remote communities in northern Australia Biblio communities, emergency management, Northern Australia
Managing cognitive biases during disaster response: the development of an aide memoire Biblio emergency management, optimisation, organisational
Accredited qualifications for capacity development in disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation Biblio emergency management, environments, risk management
Overcoming Ambiguity: Conflict Between Emergency Warning Messages and Socio-Environmental Cues Biblio communication, emergency management, warnings
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
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
Addressing challenges for future strategic-level emergency management: reframing, networking and capacity building Biblio decision making, emergency management
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
Community benefits of roof upgrades Biblio PDF icon save (8.24 MB) cyclone, emergency management, severe weather
Cost-effective mitigation strategy development for building related earthquake risk: progress report on economic loss modelling Biblio PDF icon save (1.16 MB) decision making, earthquake, emergency management
Estimating rainfall time series and model parameter distributions using model data reduction and inversion techniques Biblio communities, emergency management, flood
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
Disaster management: building resilient systems to aid recovery - non peer reviewed extended abstract Biblio PDF icon save (526.07 KB) emergency management, resilience

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