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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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Planning and capability requirements for catastrophic and cascading disasters Biblio PDF icon save (1.4 MB) capability, emergency management, multi-hazard
Legal and Ethical Aspects of Disaster Management Biblio emergency management, governance, policy
What are the safety implications of dynamic fire behaviours? Biblio emergency management, fire, fire impacts
How emergency services organisations can – and do – utilise research Biblio communication, decision making, emergency management
Self-evacuation archetypes in Australian bushfire Biblio emergency management, fire, fire impacts
Experiences of Police and Emergency Services Employees with Workers’ Compensation Claims for Mental Health Issues Biblio emergency management, mental health, organisational
The southwest Tasmania fires of summer 2018-2019 - a post event review capability study Biblio PDF icon save (9.33 MB) capability, economics, emergency management
Earthquake Scenario, Melbourne Biblio PDF icon save (3.44 MB) earthquake, emergency management, scenario analysis
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
Model for assessing the vulnerability of Australian housing to windstorms - VAWS Biblio PDF icon save (7.38 MB) cyclone, emergency management, severe weather
Emergency management and policy: research impact and utilisation Biblio PDF icon save (397.64 KB) emergency management, governance, policy
No Ordinary Moments: Improving the response to disasters by enhancing the Incident Command System (ICS) Project communication, emergency management
A comparison of the discrete cosine and wavelet transforms for hydrologic model input data reduction Biblio emergency management, flood
Transformative scenarios in a climate challenged world - emergency management sector case studies as worked examples Biblio PDF icon save (3.07 MB) climate change, emergency management, governance
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
Managing cognitive biases during disaster response: the development of an aide memoire Biblio emergency management, optimisation, organisational
Volunteering research in Australia: A narrative review Biblio diversity and inclusion, emergency management, volunteering
Improved predictions of extreme sea levels around Australia Biblio PDF icon save (3.75 MB) emergency management, risk management, storm surge
Economics of Natural Hazards Annual Report 2017-2018 Biblio PDF icon save (1.21 MB) emergency management, environments, multi-hazard
Working from the inside out to improve utilisation of research in decision making Biblio PDF icon save (701.09 KB) diversity and inclusion, emergency management
Cost-effective mitigation strategy development for flood proof buildings - annual report 2018-2019 Biblio PDF icon save (943.9 KB) emergency management, engineering, flood
Web 2.0 in disaster and emergency: a risk assessment of tortious liability Biblio PDF icon save (143.39 KB) communication, emergency management, resilience
Flash flood fatalities in NSW, VIC, ACT and South East QLD from 1 January 2000 to 30 June 2017 Biblio PDF icon save (1.59 MB) emergency management, flood, risk management
Mitigating the effects of severe fires, floods and heatwaves through the improvements of land dryness measures and forecasts - annual report 2018-2019 Biblio emergency management, fire, land management
Utilisation funding: South Australia stretch thinking project Biblio PDF icon save (944.59 KB) decision making, emergency management, scenario analysis
Incident Management Approaches above the Incident Management Team Level in Australia Biblio decision making, emergency management
Flood vulnerability functions: detailed vs generalised approach Biblio PDF icon save (1.65 MB) emergency management, flood, modelling
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
Enhancing learning in emergency services organisational work Biblio capability, decision making, emergency management
The value of disaster research Project economics, emergency management
Evaluation of pre-intervention data: divergent thinking and brain plasticity Biblio PDF icon save (526.36 KB) decision making, emergency management, scenario analysis
Discovering Future Disaster Management Capability Needs Using Scenario Planning Conference Paper 2014 Biblio PDF icon save (721.06 KB) capability, emergency management, infrastructure
Learning for emergency services: looking for a new approach Biblio PDF icon save (1.91 MB) emergency management, governance, policy
A modified Severe Tropical Cyclone Marcia (2015) scenario: wind and storm tide hazards and impacts Biblio PDF icon save (1.64 MB) emergency management, modelling, scenario analysis
Salivary cortisol profiles of on-call from home fire and emergency service personnel Biblio emergency management, mental health
When policy, politics and emergency management collide: managing coordination in crises Biblio PDF icon save (307.28 KB) emergency management, governance, policy
Analysis of the physical processes associated with junction fires at laboratory and field scales Biblio emergency management, fire, planning
Improving decision-making in complex multi-team environments Project File save (0 bytes), File save (0 bytes), File save (0 bytes), File save (0 bytes) decision making, emergency management, scenario analysis
Sleep in wildland firefighters: what do we know and why does it matter? Biblio emergency management, fire impacts, fire severity
Stretch‐Thinking Loops: A New Technique for Scenario Planning Biblio emergency management, organisational, scenario analysis

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