This quote comes from a seasoned emergency manager in a recent Emergency Management Magazine article. Simply said, I don't agree with this key point. This kind of thinking leads us down a very dangerous path as it builds up false expectations and breads unrealistic thinking.
"Accurate, complete, and current" information is a nice goal, but entirely impractical and unrealistic in reality. In a recent email listserv conversation, a number of very experienced information managers discussed the difficulty in simply keeping up with the flow of information during a disaster. Perhaps this can be better achievedRead More