A Futurist's Guide to Emergency Management by Adam S. Crowe

By Adam S. Crowe

New applied sciences and communique instruments have replaced how the general public prepares and reaction to emergencies and mess ups in the neighborhood. regardless of troubling concerns like international weather swap, neighborhood crises, and worldwide monetary recession, advances in GIS and spatial applied sciences, the social media and real-time communications in the course of a main issue, simulation and modeling applied sciences, or even the potential use of drones and robots in seek and rescue are between many attainable options enhanced preparedness. This ebook addresses new and rising tendencies and applied sciences that would support emergency managers and groups larger arrange for rising threats and destiny disasters.

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