Incorporating Emergency and Disaster Response Volunteers Into Your All-Hazards Plan

Want to take this article with you? Enter your e-mail to download a PDF version. Email CommentsThis field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged. This iframe contains the logic required to handle Ajax powered Gravity Forms. Download Article Voluntary organizations are often on the front lines following a disaster. Yet mobilizing a […]

The Disaster Manager’s Guide to Hazard Vulnerability Analysis

Everything You Need to Know About Hazard Vulnerability Analysis and Risk Assessment The prevalence of natural disasters, in addition to the potential for other civil hazards, has necessitated a common framework for assessing a community’s risk, vulnerability, and preparedness should an incident occur. The Hazard Vulnerability Analysis provides a framework for organizations to better identify […]

Preparing For Disasters: How Volunteer Organizations Plan for Effective Disaster Response

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Disasters strike in every corner of the world, during every season, and on different scales throughout the year. Nonprofit organizations serve as key players during these disasters, providing aid and resources to those affected. Hospitals, food banks, human and animal shelters, and other nonprofits are integrated into most response and recovery efforts during emergencies.  These […]