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Vulnerability is the state of being vulnerable or exposed. It refers to the susceptibility or exposure to attack or harm, either physically or emotionally.

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"I think I'm going to be frightened out of my wits" psychological preparedness and vulnerability: insights from the Sampson Flat fire Biblio PDF icon save (196.54 KB) fire, resilience, vulnerability
18 Dec 2017 A model for relief and recovery News multi-hazard, resilience, vulnerability
12 Dec 2018 A model for relief and recovery News multi-hazard, resilience, vulnerability
A natural hazard building loss profile for Australia: 1900-2015 Biblio PDF icon save (1.58 MB) multi-hazard, risk analysis, vulnerability
A strategic analysis of preventable residential fire fatalities Project fire, risk analysis, vulnerability
A study on the key design factors that improve the experience of the elderly in temporary emergency shelter and village facilities Project emergency management, vulnerability
Advancing public health in the context of natural hazards: normalising preparedness within a framework of adapted protection motivation theory Biblio communities, preparedness, vulnerability
An analysis of human fatalities from floods in Australia 1900-2015 Biblio PDF icon save (2.56 MB) communities, flood, vulnerability
Analysis of damage surveys of houses and preliminary input of VAWs Biblio PDF icon save (768.95 KB) cyclone, vulnerability
Animal ownership among vulnerable populations in regional South Australia: implications for natural disaster preparedness and resilience Biblio animals, communities, vulnerability
Are we future ready? It depends on who you ask Biblio PDF icon save (1.59 MB) emergency management, vulnerability, warnings
20 Jun 2017 Best poster for CRC academic News multi-hazard, risk analysis, vulnerability
07 Sep 2017 Beyondblue national mental health and wellbeing study of police and emergency services Resource PDF icon save (625.47 KB) mental health, volunteering, vulnerability
15 Oct 2019 Building resilience to disaster damage News decision making, infrastructure, vulnerability
Catastrophic and cascading events: planning and capability Biblio PDF icon save (1.04 MB) capability, decision making, vulnerability
Correlation of peak wind loads at batten-truss connections Biblio engineering, resilience, vulnerability
07 Sep 2017 Cultural worldviews and natural hazard risk perception: a pilot study of Australian adults Resource PDF icon save (540.59 KB) communities, indigenous communities, vulnerability
Denaturalising heatwaves: gendered social vulnerability in urban heatwaves, a review Biblio PDF icon save (1.05 MB) resilience, risk management, vulnerability
Design procedure for seismic retrofit of RC beam-column joint using single diagonal haunch Biblio engineering, risk management, vulnerability
Development of Cost-effective Mitigation Strategy for Limited Ductile Reinforced Concrete Buildings Biblio PDF icon save (2.27 MB) earthquake, engineering, vulnerability
08 Sep 2014 Disruption of critical infrastructure during prolonged natural disasters Resource PDF icon save (1.07 MB) infrastructure, vulnerability
Disruption of critical infrastructure during prolonged natural disasters Conference Paper 2014 Biblio PDF icon save (510.24 KB) infrastructure, vulnerability
Diversity and Inclusion: Building Strength and Capability- Annual Report 2018 Biblio PDF icon save (1.9 MB) capability, communities, vulnerability
31 Oct 2017 Dynamic coasts: improving community resilience to storms and extreme water levels along the coast Resource PDF icon save (4.99 MB) coastal, severe weather, vulnerability
Earthquakes don’t kill, built environment does: evidence from cross-country data Biblio earthquake, engineering, vulnerability
Experiences of sheltering during the Black Saturday bushfires: Implications for policy and research Biblio fire, fire impacts, vulnerability
Exploratory scenario analysis for disaster risk reduction: Considering alternative pathways in disaster risk assessment Biblio risk management, scenario analysis, vulnerability
Exploring 167 years of vulnerability: An examination of extreme heat events in Australia 1844–2010 Biblio fire, vulnerability
29 Oct 2014 Facing a disaster News capability, communities, vulnerability
Fire, water and everyday life: Bushfire and household defence in a changing climate Biblio communities, fire, vulnerability
08 Jun 2016 Flood paper highly commended News flood, risk analysis, vulnerability
Impact-based forecasting for the coastal zone: East Coast Lows Project coastal, forecasting, vulnerability
17 Dec 2018 Indonesia recovers and shifts to preparedness News capability, earthquake, vulnerability
Influence of road characteristics on flood fatalities in Australia Biblio PDF icon save (1.23 MB) flood, risk analysis, vulnerability
Institutional maps of risk ownership for strategic decision making Biblio PDF icon save (1.43 MB) planning, risk management, vulnerability
14 May 2015 Integrated Research on Disaster Risk newsletter News child-centred, vulnerability
30 Jun 2017 Introducing the risk ownership framework for emergency management policy and practice Resource PDF icon save (1.29 MB) economics, multi-hazard, vulnerability
29 Aug 2019 Landmark study on preventable fire deaths News fire, risk analysis, vulnerability
07 Jul 2017 Lightning presentation: the Australian Natural Disaster Resilience Index Resource PDF icon save (1.16 MB) multi-hazard, resilience, vulnerability
25 May 2015 Major award for CRC researcher News communities, resilience, vulnerability

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