Wiley Pathways Emergency Planning
September 2006, ©2007
2. The Emergency Planning Process.
3. Patterned Human Behavior in Disasters .
4. Fostering Successful Emergency Planning .
5. Classes of Protective Action Recommendations.
6. Analyzing and Selecting Protective Actions.
7. The Content and Format of Emergency Plans.
8. Continuity of Operations Plans.
9. Milestones That Structure Emergency Planning.
10. Population Warning.
11. Planning for Hazard Adjustment.
12. Structures for Managing Emergency Response.
13. Selected Federal Emergency Planning Mandates.
14. Emergency Planning, Professionalism and the Future.
Michael K. Lindell is the former Director of the Hazard Reduction & Recovery Center (HRRC) at Texas A&M University and has 30 years of experience in the field of emergency management, conducting research on community adjustment to floods, hurricanes, earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, and releases of radiological and toxic materials. He worked for many years as an emergency preparedness contractor to the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission and has provided technical assistance on radiological emergency preparedness for the International Atomic Energy Agency, the Department of Energy, and nuclear utilities. In addition, he has trained as a Hazardous Materials Specialist at the Michigan Hazardous Materials Training Center and worked on hazardous materials emergency preparedness with state emergency response commissions, local emergency planning committees, and chemical companies. In the past few years, Lindell directed HRRC staff performing hurricane hazard analysis and evacuation planning for the entire Texas Gulf coast. He has made over 120 presentations before scientific societies and short courses for emergency planners, and he has been an invited participant in workshops on risk communication and emergency management in this country and abroad. Lindell has also written extensively on emergency management and is the author of over 120 technical reports and journal articles, as well as five books.
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