JDR Vol.5 No.6 pp. 636-641
doi: 10.20965/jdr.2010.p0636


Risk Management and Intelligence Management During Emergency

Mitsuhiro Higashida*, Yuji Maeda*, and Haruo Hayashi**

*NTT Service Integration Laboratories, 3-9-11 Midori-cho, Musashino-shi, Tokyo 180-8585, Japan

**Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University, Gokasho, Uji-shi, Kyoto 611-0011, Japan

August 18, 2010
October 7, 2010
December 1, 2010
risk management, information, intelligence, knowledge management

In the 15 years since Kobe’s Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake, awareness is growing that simply gathering information may not be enough for preparing systems, executing emergency responses, and making decisions rapidly and precisely. The question has become how – and whether – emergency response information can be used effectively and efficiently for rapid disaster response, recovery, and rebuilding. We analyzed emergency response decision making from the perspective of information processing, looking for the features organizations need to process information efficiently. We also propose how to continuously improve emergency response performance.

Cite this article as:
Mitsuhiro Higashida, Yuji Maeda, and Haruo Hayashi, “Risk Management and Intelligence Management During Emergency,” J. Disaster Res., Vol.5, No.6, pp. 636-641, 2010.
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