New Zealand experiences significant natural hazards that can damage buildings and infrastructure.
We need to reduce the risk to, and from, our buildings when emergencies occur. We also need to be ready to respond to and recover from these emergencies.
These learning modules are designed for Territorial Authority and CDEM officials with responsibilities for managing buildings in an emergency.
However they also provide for everyone, a better understanding of the powers available to local and central government agencies to keep people and buildings safe following emergencies.