Emergency Management: A Reference Handbook (Contemporary by Jeff Bumgarner

By Jeff Bumgarner

This paintings is the 1st nontechnical consultant to the rules, practices, regulations, and career of emergency management.

• a variety of basic resource files comprise key laws in addition to FEMA guidelines and publications

• A chronology lists significant failures within the usa besides key emergency administration developments

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Although his model was first introduced to explain the relations of victims to serious crimes committed against them, the principles can be easily applied to victims of disasters or other emergency management events. Bard’s Crisis Reaction Repair Cycle consists of three phases (Bard 1990): 1. Impact phase 2. Recoil phase 3. Reorganization phase During and immediately following a disaster, victims will experience the impact phase. It is during this phase that first responders will most likely come into contact with victims.

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2006. Introduction to Emergency Management. Burlington, MA: Butterworth-Heinemann. International City Management Association (ICMA). 2003. ” IQ Report 30 (November): 1–19. Kates, R. and D. Pijawka. 1977. ” In Reconstruction Following Disaster, ed. J. E. Haas, R. W. Kates, and M. J. Bowden. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. Light, P. 2004. Government’s Greatest Achievements. Washington, DC: Brookings Institution. Lindell, M. , C. S. Prater, and R. W. Perry. 2006. Fundamentals of Emergency Management. Emmitsburg, MD: Federal Emergency Management Agency.

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