Guide on the Special Needs of People with Disabilities for Emergency Managers, Planners & Responders

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Guide on the Special Needs of People With Disabilities (2005 Edition)
Functional Needs of People With Disabilities: A Guide for Emergency Managers, Planners, and Responders (2009 Edition)


Davis, Elizabeth


National Organization on Disability




Highlights disability-related concerns to those responsible for emergency planning in their communities. Assists in developing plans that take into account the needs and insights of people with disabilities before, during, and after emergencies. Helps emergency managers, planners, and responders make the best use of resources - including people with disabilities - and offers ways to integrate them into the planning process.


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