MMS: an electronic message management system for emergency response

@inproceedings{Andersen1998MMSAE,
  title={MMS: an electronic message management system for emergency response},
  author={Henning Boje Andersen and Henrik Garde and Verner Andersen},
  year={1998}
}
This paper outlines the main features of an electronic communication system, MMS, designed to support coordination and exchange of information in connection with emergency management (EM) efforts. The design of the MMS has been motivated by interviews with EM decision makers and reviews of communication and coordination problems observed during EM efforts and exercises. The system involves the use of a small set of message types designed to match the main categories of acts of communication in… CONTINUE READING