Looking for the mobile site?


Click Here


About Emergency Management

Print
PDF

Emergency management (or disaster management) is the discipline of dealing with and avoiding risks.

Effective emergency management relies on thorough integration of emergency plans at all levels of government and non-government involvement. Activities at each level (individual, group, community) affect the other levels. It is common to place the responsibility for governmental emergency management with the institutions for civil defense or within the conventional structure of the emergency services. In the private sector, emergency management is sometimes referred to as business continuity planning.

Events Calendar

October
March
NEMA 2015 Mid-Year Forum
March 12, 2015 - March 17, 2015
View full calendar
National Emergency Management Association
PO Box 11910
Lexington, KY 40578
Phone: (859) 244-8000 Fax: (859) 244-8239



….