Accession Number:

AD0757641

Title:

Local Civil Defense Directors in Action: Preparedness for Disasters.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

IOWA STATE UNIV AMES DEPT OF SOCIOLOGY AND ANTHROPOLOGY

Report Date:

1972-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

108.0

Abstract:

The report is the second of a five-part series which presents the initial questions and responses of a national sample of local civil defense directorcoordinators to items related to local preparations for disasters. The report presents with the use of simple descriptive statistics frequency, mean, mode, std. dev., etc. content areas which include the preparation, results and perceived usefulness of Local Contingency Planning, Emergency Operating Centers and Emergency Operations Simulations. A second part of the report presents responses to a series of questions concerning the uses of the local program paper and its perceived adequacies or inadequacies. Author Modified Abstract

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Civil Defense

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE