Monday, May 30, 2011

Magnitude of Disasters


 Area affected by Event


    • Individual:  Affects you/family and possibility your personal property.


    • Local:  Affects your property and/or local community up to a county.


    • Small Region:  Affects several counties to a complete state.


    • Large Region:  Affects several states.


    • National:  An effect on a nation.


    • Global:  An effect on the whole planet.


    All Disasters are local.