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Categories: Articles with short description, All articles needing additional references, Human-Environment interaction, Process safety, Emergency management
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disaster preparedness  emergency management  National Directorate General for Disaster Management  accident preparedness  accident prevention
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Emergency management or disaster management is the managerial function charged with creating the framework within which communities reduce vulnerability to hazards and cope with disasters. Wikipedia
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Emergency management or disaster management is the managerial function charged with creating the framework within which communities reduce vulnerability to hazards and cope with disasters. Wikipedia
A discipline that studies dealing with and avoiding risks Wikipedia Disambiguation
Discipline of dealing with and avoiding both natural and man-made disasters, with the goal of reducing the harmful effects Wikidata
The aggregate of measures to be taken in view of disasters, consisting of plans and action programmes designed to minimize loss of life and damage, to organize and facilitate effective rescue and relief, and to rehabilitate after disaster. Preparedness requires the necessary legislation and means to cope with disaster or similar emergency situations. It is also concerned with forecasting and warning, the education and training of the public, organization and management, including plans, training of personnel, the stockpiling of supplies and ensuring the needed funds and other resources. OmegaWiki