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EARTHQUAKE Christchurch, New Zealand 2011
Sichuan, China 2008 (NIC) Haiti 2010 (LEDC)
RESPONSES (MEDC)

180+ deaths 87,000+ deaths 300,000+ deaths
KEY FACTS
100,000 buildings collapsed 4.8 million left homeless 2 million displaced
ABOUT THE
$30bn (costs) $137bn (costs) $7.8bn (costs)
EVENT LIQUEFACTION LANDSLIDES LANDSLIDES/LIQUEFACTION

MODIFYING
THE EVENT NOT POSSIBLE
MODIFYING…

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For months, police/ military roadblocks prevented
non-essential personnel from entering the disaster
300 Australian police flown in.
zone (also sprayed traffic passing through with
disinfectant - reduce risk of disease).

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