Defining Sufficient Household Preparedness for Active Wildfire Defense: Toward an Australian Baseline
Yinghui Cao, Bryan J Boruff, Ilona M McNeill
Natural Hazards Review | ASCE-AMER SOC CIVIL ENGINEERS | Published : 2016
This work is a part of a Ph.D. project supported by the former Bushfire Co-operative Research Centre and the current Bushfire and Natural Hazards Co-operative Research Centre in Australia, the University of Western Australia, Austraining, and Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations (Australia). Special thanks go to Damien Killalea, Robert Llewellyn, and the personnel from AFAC for facilitating the Household Preparedness Workshop and discussing the outcomes. Last but not least, the authors wish to thank all 10 experts who generously contributed their time and knowledge to the workshop, as well as the two anonymous reviewers for their valuable comments.