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Knox, C. C. (2013). Analyzing after-action reports from Hurricanes Andrew and Katrina: Repeated, modified, and newly created recommendations. Journal of Emergency Management, 11(2). Retrieved from Columbia Southern University Library.
Reibestein, J. L. (2008). Capabilities-based planning: A framework for local planning success? Journal of Emergency Management, 6(4). Retrieved from Columbia Southern University Library.
read one of the articles from the Suggested Reading list.
Write a two-page essay of 500 words in APA style.
You are the leader of the Emergency Planning Team for New Orleans prior to
- Identify a risk and choose a physical asset or social group(s) that
is vulnerable to the risk.
- Determine the priorities for physical protection.
- Analyze and develop a mitigation or preparedness strategy to protect
or reduce the vulnerability of the physical asset or social group(s). See
pages 38-54 of the textbook, “Outline of Risk Management Steps” for
All sources used, including the textbook, must be referenced; paraphrased
and quoted material must have accompanying citations.