Story: Civil defence

Getting through (1st of 2)

Television advertisements remind viewers of the difficulties they might have to overcome in the event of an emergency – in this case the disruption of transport systems, creating problems for those wanting to get home to their family. The government's Get Ready Get Thru website gives information on how to prepare for such eventualities.

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Ministry of Civil Defence and Emergency Management

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Nancy Swarbrick, 'Civil defence - Community involvement in civil defence', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/video/36068/getting-through (accessed 27 February 2020)

Story by Nancy Swarbrick, published 20 Jun 2012