Search Tag: disasters

Executive Health Management

Healthcare staff too stressed to deal with disasters

2018 06 Mar

New research published in the journal Procedia Engineering further justifies the need for hospitals to focus more on making working conditions less stressful for their staff. Researchers say that high levels of stress and a lack of motivation among healthcare staff could result in hospitals having to shut down in the wake of a major incident such as... Read more

IT Management

Cloud Computing for First Responders

2016 06 Jul

The ability to process huge quantities of visual electronic data rapidly and efficiently following man-made and natural disasters could spell the difference between life and death for survivors. Visual data created by security cameras, mobile devices and aerial video provide useful data for first responders and law enforcement. Such... Read more