The outbreak of natural disaster or violence will turn millions of lives upside down and compell them to leave their homes. When disaster strikes, various rescue committees works rapidly and delivers lifesaving aids that can reduce their sufferings and helps in restoring their lives to normalcy.
On time logistic operations serves as most important element in any disaster relief operations and defines the difference between a successful and a failed rescue relief operation.
These rescue logistic operations goes through following phases of disaster management
- The mitigation phase is related to the government issues and is not directly related to the logistic company.
- The preparation phase is related to various operations that takes place before the strike of a disaster. The phase is related to frame the strategies that allows the implementation of a successful operational response.
- The response phase is related to various operations that have to be implemented instantly after the disaster occurs.
- The reconstruction phase is related to the different operations that takes place after the disaster.