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Preparing Scotland - Scottish Guidance on Preparing for Emergencies: Recovering from Emergencies in Scotland

DescriptionScottish Guidance on Preparing for Emergencies.
ISBN
Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateDecember 02, 2010

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RECOVERING FROM EMERGENCIES IN SCOTLAND (INTERIM GUIDANCE)
This document is part of section 5 of Preparing Scotland

ISBN 978 0 7559 9688 9 (Web only publication)
DPPAS 11047

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Contents

CONSIDERATIONS FOR SENIOR MANAGERS

1. INTRODUCTION

2. BACKGROUND
What is recovery?
What is proposed by the guidance?

3. MANAGING RECOVERY
Recovery principles
Integrated emergency management
Recovery structures
Scottish Government involvement
Leadership
Relationship with responders' normal organisational management
Relationship with normal administrative and political processes
Working with agencies outside the SCG partnership
Community engagement
Expenditure and record keeping
Debriefing and review
Training and exercising

4. RECOVERING FROM THE IMPACTS OF EMERGENCIES
Assessing the impacts of an emergency
Recovery strategy
Targets

5. FURTHER SOURCES OF INFORMATION AND ADVICE

Annex 1 - Outline description of potential sub-groups active in recovery

Annex 2 - The role of elected representatives in recovery