Strengthening Strategy for Professional Managers of Disaster Prevention and Safety

Gihwan Gwon, Waonho Yi, Sungsu Lee
2018 Korean Society of Hazard Mitigation  
The lack of awareness of disaster safety management lowers the priority of work and the lack of professionalism due to rotational practices are pointed out as the greatest problem in the disaster management in Korean government. Furthermore, education and training on disaster safety management is very weak with little opportunity, resulting in the more problem. In addition, the performance management of disaster safety management such as development of performance indicators and lack of
more » ... tion for achievement is not properly performed. Therefore, in this paper, we investigate concrete measures to improve the expertise of domestic disaster safety specialists. We conduct literature reviews and surveys with questionnaires to confirm the professionalism of public officials in charge of disaster safety management, In this paper, we propose a plan to strengthen the expertise of disaster safety specialists by analyzing the recruitment, placement and performance evaluation of public officials in the disaster safety field, and the current status and problems of actual operation.
doi:10.9798/kosham.2018.18.4.125 fatcat:kubdyrzntvfzrd6mrx7gok4zya