Search for dissertations about: "emergency management"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 139 swedish dissertations containing the words emergency management.

  1. 1. Secure emergency communications of emergency responders a case study of Kemi municipality in Finland

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Heidi Hartikainen; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; emergency management; information security; emergency response; emergency communications; secure communications; Information technology - Computer science; Informationsteknik - Datorvetenskap; Data och Systemvetenskap; Computer and Systems Science;

    Abstract : Emergency response is highly time-critical and information dependent: every moment counts and organizations need to access various information that supports their decision making and informs them about the scale and location of the emergency, the damages, and the availability of human and physical resources. This kind information can originate from many different places and the situation can be stressful as there is a need to communicate quickly, reliably and accurately within their own organization, but also inter-organizationally. READ MORE

  2. 2. Behind the Charts - Exploring Conditions for High Level Emergency Response Management in a Complex Environment

    University dissertation from Fire Safety Engineering and Systems Safety

    Author : Christian Uhr; [2007]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; krishantering; ledning; trust; social networkanalysis; complex adaptive systems; emergency response management; crisis management; emergency management; disaster management; respons; responssystem; ledningssystem; nätverk; förtroende;

    Abstract : The thesis uses, as a starting point for a discussion of emergency response management, the problem of gradual coordinated adaptation of management functions in relation to an event and its dynamics. Empirical observations and analyses carried out in the research project show that important problemsolving processes not included in, and sometimes diverging from, planning and preparations frequently occur. READ MORE

  3. 3. Managing Medical Emergency Calls

    University dissertation from Fire Safety Engineering and Systems Safety

    Author : KARL HEDMAN; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Conversation Analysis; emergency call operator; emotion management; instruction giving; medical emergency calls; nurse; physician; questioning; risk management; Swedish;

    Abstract : This dissertation is a conversation analytic examination of recurrent practices of interaction in medical emergency calls. The study expands the analytical focus in past research on emergency calls between emergency call operators and callers to pre-hospital emergency care interaction on the phone between nurses, physicians and callers. READ MORE

  4. 4. Managing Medical Emergency Calls

    University dissertation from Lund : Lund University Open Access

    Author : Karl Hedman; Vesa Leppänen; Jakob Cromdal; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Conversation Analysis; emergency call operator; emotion management; instruction giving; medical emergency calls; nurse; physician; questioning; risk management; Swedish;

    Abstract : This dissertation is a conversation analytic examination of recurrent practices of interaction in medicalemergency calls. The study expands the analytical focus in past research on emergency calls betweenemergency call operators and callers to pre-hospital emergency care interaction on the phone betweennurses, physicians and callers. READ MORE

  5. 5. IT Dependability Management in Governmental Organisations

    University dissertation from Department of Computer Science, Lund University

    Author : Kim Weyns; [2011]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Dependability; IT management; Risk management; Information safety; Emergency management; Maturity models; Software reliability modelling; Service level agreements;

    Abstract : As our dependence on IT systems increases, evaluating the dependability of critical IT systems becomes more important. This is especially true for systems that are critical in a crisis situation and whose dependability is an important factor in an organisation's capability to resolve a crisis. READ MORE