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JDR Vol.19 No.1 pp. 105-112
(2024)
doi: 10.20965/jdr.2024.p0105

Survey Report:

The Possibility of Wide Area Evacuation in the Event of Natural Disasters: A Survey in Amagasaki City, Hyogo Prefecture

Masahiro Sawada ORCID Icon and Takao Sato

Graduate School of Disaster Resilience and Governance, University of Hyogo
1-5-2 Wakinohama-Kaigandori, Chuo-ku, Kobe, Hyogo 657-0067, Japan

Corresponding author

Received:
September 27, 2023
Accepted:
January 11, 2024
Published:
February 1, 2024
Keywords:
Nankai Trough Great Earthquake, dual residence, business continuity planning (BCP), temporary housing
Abstract

In industrial clusters that are affected by earthquakes and tsunamis, advance countermeasures are necessary to ensure the continuity of business operations of companies. This article presents the results of a questionnaire survey of small- and medium-sized enterprises in Amagasaki City, Hyogo Prefecture, to determine the current status of disaster countermeasures, and a questionnaire survey of residents’ awareness of risks and their current countermeasures.

Cite this article as:
M. Sawada and T. Sato, “The Possibility of Wide Area Evacuation in the Event of Natural Disasters: A Survey in Amagasaki City, Hyogo Prefecture,” J. Disaster Res., Vol.19 No.1, pp. 105-112, 2024.
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