Disaster Preparedness and Readiness of an Institution in one ASEAN Country

10 Pages Posted: 4 Feb 2020 Last revised: 10 Feb 2020

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Russell John Panes

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Ilyn Panes

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Randy Joy Magno Ventayen

Pangasinan State University

Jeff Pereyras

Pangasinan State University

Caren C. Orlanda-Ventayen

Pangasinan State University

Date Written: January 10, 2019

Abstract

Disaster preparedness and readiness are important in institutions to prevent damage to property and to safeguard the life of students. The purpose of this paper is to know the level of readiness of the public secondary school in Bangkok specifically in Wat Dusitaram Secondary School on disaster risk reduction and management. This study dealt with disaster risk reduction and management of the public secondary schools in Bangkok. It descriptive survey research which use the survey method of research. Data were gathered, tabulated and analyzed. The total respondents are from the regular teachers of Wat Dusitaram Secondary school where disaster risk reduction and management being measured. Female teachers dominated the total number of respondents. The teachers have a favorable attitude that serves as a second mother in school, and their knowledge and skills on disaster risk reduction management are being measured. The level of readiness and level of participation towards disaster risk reduction and management are used. All schools should be given drills and training on disaster risk reduction and management to develop their skills and knowledge when it comes to the disaster that may occur in school.

Keywords: disaster preparedness

Suggested Citation

Panes, Russell John and Panes, Ilyn and Ventayen, Randy Joy Magno and Pereyras, Jeff and Orlanda-Ventayen, Caren C., Disaster Preparedness and Readiness of an Institution in one ASEAN Country (January 10, 2019). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3517336 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3517336

Russell John Panes

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Ilyn Panes

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Randy Joy Magno Ventayen (Contact Author)

Pangasinan State University ( email )

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Jeff Pereyras

Pangasinan State University

Bayambang, Pangasinan, Philippines
Pangasinan
Philippines

Caren C. Orlanda-Ventayen

Pangasinan State University

Bayambang, Pangasinan, Philippines
Pangasinan
Philippines

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