Civil Protection Management
for national and local authorities
For an effective and efficient emergency repsonse authorities need to have in place a civil protection management system. Rainrace provides a management system (see figure below) for civil protection and offers a service
Frommer\\'s Portable San Francisco (Frommer\\'s Portable) 2004by Kathleen 3.3
The management of civil protection must be structured. The formal structure of civil protection can vary from country to country, culture to culture, however, the fundmental principals of civil protection remain the same. Civil protection comprises a network within society and must ensures that all parts of the network are ready for an emergency when the time comes.
First it is necessary to identify from within society those agencies or individuals who need to be part of an emergency network. Ways must be found to connect them and train them. We start by getting the overall picture; by asking a lot of questions. From there we can begin adapting guidelines until the structure of a new or revised emergency preparedness and response system starts to develop.