Types of Hazards, Information, Evacuation
In your opinion, why does the ODP focus its preparedness efforts on terrorism? Should preparedness activities funded by the ODP be for all hazards? Why or why not?
Other than the media and risk managers, where do you get your information about hazards, risks, and disasters? How do you determine the credibility of the information you receive?
Why is evacuation planning so difficult? Consider communication and community response. What kinds of things can go wrong during an evacuation? What do you think can be done to minimize these potential setbacks?