TITLE

A Common Picture is Worth More than Words

AUTHOR(S)
Linstrom, John
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Aug2006, Vol. 50 Issue 8, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focus on the importance of information management during emergency. The author outlines the information management entities and examines its individual parts. These include auditory, visual, intuition, observation, orientation, decision, and action. These steps are used to develop situational awareness to provide context and enhance the understanding of ones situations and potential options.
ACCESSION #
22032420

 

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