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Emergency Communication

Top of Mind with Julie Rose
  • Jun 17, 2021 8:00 pm
  • 12:33

The nuances in any language can get lost in translation. But when the language is a life-saving warning about evacuating for a hurricane or preparing for a tornado, there’s no room for details to get lost, yet they do. University of Florida emergency management researcher Amer Abukhalaf highlights the danger for non-English-speaking immigrants when emergency warnings are broadcast only in English.