People are increasingly using social media during emergency events, such as bushfires, storms and floods (Bird, Ling & Hayes 2012, Cheong & Cheong 2011, CSIRO 2014, American Red Cross 2012, Latonero & Shklovski 2011). Information appears on platforms such as Twitter and Facebook in real time, frequently preceding traditional channels such as television and radio (American Red Cross 2012).
|Title of host publication||Effective Communication During Disasters|
|Subtitle of host publication||Making Use of Technology, Media, and Human Resources|
|Editors||Girish Bobby Kapur, Sarah Bezek, Jonathan Dyal|
|Publisher||Apple Academic Press|
|Number of pages||12|
|ISBN (Electronic)||978-1-315-36564-0, 978-1-77188-512-6|
|Publication status||Published - 2017|