HYOGO FRAMEWORK COUNTRIES & REGIONS THEMES & ISSUES HAZARDS PROFESSIONAL RESOURCES
Subscriptions: RSSEmail

An ADA guide for local governments: making community emergency preparedness and response programs accessible to people with disabilities


Brief guidelines to help local government planners, first responders, and emergency staff prepare for and meet the unique needs of people with disabilities during natural and civil emergencies. The guide identifies potential problems in notifying, evacuating, transporting, sheltering, and providing information to people with disabilities during emergencies and offers solutions for preventing or minimizing those problems.

Keywords

  • Themes:Community-based DRR, Early Warning, Governance, Vulnerable Populations
  • Countries/Regions:United States of America

  • Short URL:http://preventionweb.net/go/8220

 

Related Links


Tag This Document


Comma separated. E.g. gender events, women


> Log in to view your tags

 
 
Tools
Email this page