Once a disaster strikes, it’s too late

Dr Glynn Kelly
Chair, RACGP National Faculty of Specific Interests – Disaster Management Network

However, despite the cooler weather, it is important not to be lulled into a false sense of security.

Disasters do not discriminate; whether they manifest as a natural disaster affecting large populations or on a smaller scale, they can strike anyone, anywhere at any time.

When the word ‘disaster’ comes to mind, it is natural to conjure images