Working Together In Crises


Leonard, Herman B. ”Dutch”, and Arnold M. Howitt. 2012. “Working Together In Crises”.


Herman B. ”Dutch” Leonard and Arnold M. Howitt, January 2012

Severe natural disasters, large-scale industrial accidents or epidemics often expose emergency response organisations and society to previously unseen threats, response demands that exceed available resources, or familiar emergencies in unprecedented combinations or complex layers. Two kinds of leaders are likely to come to the fore: professional emergency response chiefs and political leaders.

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