Deliverable Length: 600–800 words

Assignment Guidelines

  • Using the research obtained in the first portion of this assignment, select 1 natural hazard and 1 man-made hazard (HURRICANE & Nuclear ) from your Phase 1 Individual Project.
  • With regard to the selected hazards, recommend a policy for approval by your city manager (600–800 words).
  • The policy should thoroughly address the following categories of efforts associated with the hazards:
    • Mitigation
    • Preparedness
    • Response
    • Recovery 
  • Your policy proposal should address any significant overlaps in the efforts associated with each type of hazard chosen. 
  • Be sure that all sources are referenced using APA style.

Phase Resources:

    An information resource on attaining federal assistance before, during, and after a disaster.
  • Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
    Official Web site of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Contains information on types of disasters, planning, recovery, rebuilding, and federal assistance.
  • IS-271 Anticipating Hazardous Weather & Community Risk
    This course, from the Emergency Management Institute’s Independent Study Program provided by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), discusses the process and techniques of anticipating and preparing for hazardous weather conditions. Once successfully completed, you will receive official certification for course completion.