SOCIETAL IMPLICATIONS OF GREAT HANSHIN-AWAJI EARTHQUAKE DISASTER OF JANUARY 17,1995
Associate Professor, Research Center for Disaster Reduction Systems, Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University
Professor, Research Center for Disaster Reduction Systems, Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University
Journal of natural disaster science,
Emergency responses | Organizational responses | Mortalities | societal impacts
A brief overview of what happened during the first month after the Hyogoken-nambu earthquake of January 17,1995 is given in terms both of the emergency responses initiated and the societal impact. For emergency responses, formal organization responses are discussed in r...