JDR Vol.11 No.5 pp. 870-880
doi: 10.20965/jdr.2016.p0870


Proposal of Elements for Creating Scenarios for Those Needing Support During National Disasters

Keiko Tamura*,† and Munenari Inoguchi**

*Risk Management Office, Headquarters for Risk Management, Niigata University
8050 Ikarashii Ninocho, Nishi-ku, Niigata 950-2181, Japan

Corresponding author,

**Faculty of Informatics, Shizuoka University, Hamamatsu, Japan

April 5, 2016
September 30, 2016
Online released:
October 3, 2016
October 1, 2016
special needs, national disaster, worst case scenario, Tokyo Inland Earthquake

This study proposes elements for creating scenarios covering those needing support during a natural disaster, comprising: 1) coefficients for scenarios concerning those needing support during a disaster, and 2) quantitative damage estimation cases related to facilities for those needing support during a disaster. These elements have not been incorporated into conventional damage estimation. The scenarios were applied to Tokyo, which is assumed to be an area affected by earthquakes occurring directly beneath the Tokyo Metropolitan Area, to establish a support system and implement map training.

Cite this article as:
K. Tamura and M. Inoguchi, “Proposal of Elements for Creating Scenarios for Those Needing Support During National Disasters,” J. Disaster Res., Vol.11, No.5, pp. 870-880, 2016.
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