Dealing with the unexpected
How strong is Mother Nature?
What might be
the impact of
this cyclone on
The shocking reality…
What are we left with?
• Over 15 million people were • Unfortunately, 705 people are
affected by Katrina whether it reported as still missing as a
was due to the economy, result of Hurricane Katrina.
evacuations, gas prices, or • Hurricane Katrina cost the
even drinking water. United States an estimated
• An estimated 400,000 jobs $110 billion in damages, which
were lost as a result of made it the costliest hurricane
Hurricane Katrina sending the ever in US history.
Gulf Coast into a financial • The United States government
crisis. gave out a reported $1.4 billion
• It has been reported that as fake assistance to hurricane
275,000 homes were lost as a Katrina Victims, who used the
result of the hurricane, which is money clandestinely. Federal
ten times as many as any investigators found out that men
other natural disaster in US and women were using donation
history. assistance for their personal life
• The final death toll of such as football season tickets
Hurricane Katrina was 1,836 and even long vacations.
people, which made it the third
deadliest hurricane in US
Aerial Photo Greensburg, KS after 2008
What would you do if this was
your home and you had no where
else to go?
Sichuan Province China
May 12, 2008
- Beichuan County
We forget how important a simple
thing like a road can be…
Tears of fear? Tears of joy? Both?
Building Transport Utility
Landslide Dam Failure
Collapse Disrupted Malfunction
Building Flash Fire Chemical
Collapse Flood Explosion Spill
Utility Building Fire
Failure Collapse Explosion