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Introduction to Emergency Management

Introduction to Emergency Management is a practical reference for professionals and students who need to understand the process of disaster response planning and mitigation.

The book details the world's leading emergency management agency, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), covering its history, organization, programs, and operations as well as the Federal Response Plan (FRP). The authors examine the roles, responsibilities, and interrelationship between FEMA, state and local emergency management systems and other critical partners. They also explain the government emergency resources available before, during, and after crises…

Submitted:Sep 15, 2005
Author:George Haddow
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Category:Risk Management
2 diggs • 0 comments • Sep 15, 2005

What Michael Brown needed!

Fmr. FEMA Director Michael Brown needed to read this book.Looks like a great book.