Evaluating the Reliability of Emergency Response Systems for Large-Scale Incident Operations

Evaluating the Reliability of Emergency Response Systems for Large-Scale Incident Operations

by Brian A. Jackson, Kay Sullivan Faith, Henry H. Willis
     
 

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The ability to measure emergency preparedness is critical for policy analysis in homeland security. Yet it remains difficult to know how prepared a response system is to deal with large-scale incidents, whether it be a natural disaster, terrorist attack, or industrial or transportation accident. This volume describes a method, based on the concept of system… See more details below

Overview

The ability to measure emergency preparedness is critical for policy analysis in homeland security. Yet it remains difficult to know how prepared a response system is to deal with large-scale incidents, whether it be a natural disaster, terrorist attack, or industrial or transportation accident. This volume describes a method, based on the concept of system reliability, for evaluating the preparedness of emergency response systems.

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ISBN-13:
9780833050052
Publisher:
RAND Corporation
Publication date:
08/16/2010
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.60(d)

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