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Determining emergencies: Should we judge by the numbers?

from EDM Digest

When a serious emergency has happened, the news media reports the specifics of casualties and property damage estimates. These numbers give citizens a glimpse into understanding an emergency, but do not allow for them to have a larger scope of the incident and to understand how the American government system managed the situation. Does it take drastic numbers to show the seriousness of an emergency? More importantly, do concepts like how many people were injured give politicians a good gauge for figuring out how much money to budget towards emergencies? more

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