Emergency Plan (Hurricanes): Miami, Florida

  • Based upon the emergency management concept of incident management that includes the phases of preparedness and mitigation, response, and recovery, identify the actions that will need to be taken in each phase as they relate to Hurricanes in Miami, Florida.
    • Identify the major challenges that Miami and responders will encounter when responding to Hurricanes.
    • What solutions exist (e.g., mutual aid, contract services) to overcome challenges from a hurricane? Explain in detail.
    • What should be the short- and long-term recovery goals of Miami following the occurrence of a hurricane?
  • Be sure to reference all sources using APA style.


Individual Portion

  • Develop a PowerPoint presentation of 6–7 slides that provides details about your plan.
  • Include speaker notes of 200–300 words that will be used when presenting the plan to your superiors.