Community planning for disaster management involves the efforts of communities to plan for a variety of natural or man-made disasters, explains the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency. The process involves the... More »

In the area of business management, planning allows managers to monitor employee activities to make sure they are focused and productive, helps to manage cash flow and performance and can mitigate potential harm from ext... More »

Planning is important in management because it allows managers to use resources efficiently and prepare for the unexpected. It also helps managers determine the right goals to seek. Proper planning helps employees at a c... More »

FEMA mobile homes include a variety of trailers and manufactured housing used by the Federal Emergency Management Agency to house victims of natural disasters and other mass displacement events. Victims of disasters gene... More » Government & Politics Social Services

The frequency of flooding depends on the region, although it is one of the most common natural disasters in the United States. Floodplains can flood every year, and floods are more common in the Midwest and coastal regio... More »

According to, the 1931 Yangtze River flood in central China had the most casualties of any modern natural disaster. The U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration estimates 3.7 million deaths as... More » Science Weather & Tides Storms

Dreaming about being caught in a tornado or other type of disaster usually means that the person feels caught in a chaotic circumstance that is beyond his control. This dream may mean the person is overwhelmed with a pre... More » Science Weather & Tides Storms