Irene, Katrina and the Lessons I Learned

Though very different in nature, this weekend I was reminded of my time working in the Disaster Relief effort in 2005 following Hurricane Katrina. I’ve since published a book titled ‘Logistics in Support of Disaster Relief’. Here below are the top six lessons learned – hopefully these will provide insight for logisticians who may be involved in this type of logistical work in the future. Planning -There are many types of planning concepts, but whatever the reason t...
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