emergency and risk communication is different from  other types of communication?

After reading these two articles and watching the videos please answer these questions.

https://emergency.cdc.gov/cerc/manual/index.asp

CERC: Psychology of a Crisis (desire2learn.com)

(86) pacastcms – YouTube

(86) Risk = Hazard + Outrage: Peter Sandman on Risk Communication – YouTube

  • What, if anything in the readings confused you?
  • What in the readings surprised you? — Perhaps something new that you learned, some new concept, or some connection between readings that you hadn’t thought of before?
  • How might this week’s readings help you in understanding how various agencies are responding to Hurricane Dorian?Were the videos helpful in understanding how crisis, emergency and risk communication is different from  other types of communication?
  • Were the videos helpful in understanding how crisis, emergency and risk communication is different from  other types of communication?
  • Do you think the PSA above follows recommendations outlined in the CERC manual or by Covello and/or Sandman?
  • What about other communication about Hurricane Dorian?  Does this follow recommendations?  Why or Why not?

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