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1

What 3 stages does the model describe following a hazard event?

Relief.
Rehabilitation.
Reconstruction.

2

What is relief?

The immediate local and possibly global response in the from of aid, expertise and search&rescue.

3

What is rehabilitation?

A longer phase lasting weeks or months, when infrastructure and services are restored, possibly temporarily, to allow reconstruction phase to begin as soon as possible.

4

What is reconstruction?

Restoring to the same, or better, quality of life as before the event took place.
Likely to include measures to mitigate.

5

What is phase 1?

Normality.

6

What is phase 2?

Hazard event.

7

What is phase 3?

Relief.

8

What is phase 4?

Rehabilitation.

9

What is phase 5?

Reconstruction.

10

How long may relief take?

Hours - days.

11

How long may rehabilitation take?

Days - weeks.

12

How long may reconstruction take?

Weeks - years.

13

What does the recovery depend on?

How well developed the country is.
LEDC or MEDC.

14

Name the 3 service levels?

Improvement.
Normality.
Deterioration.