Some helpful international links:


The Public Safety Communication Europe (PSCE) Forum is a permanent, autonomous organisation aimed at improving the provision of public safety communications and information management systems and population safety during emergencies.

Declaration of the European Parliament on early population warning in major emergencies.

ETSI TS 102 182 V1.2.1 (2006-12), Technical Specification, Emergency Communications (EMTEL); Requirements for communications from authorities / organisations to individuals, groups or the general public during emergencies.

CHORIST: Integrating Communications for Enhanced Environmental Risk Management and Citizens´ Safety.

Behaviour Security and Culture (BESECU): The aim of the BESECU project is to investigate cross-cultural and ethnic differences in human behaviour in crisis situations in order to better tailor security-related communications, instructions and procedures with a view to improving evacuation and protection.