The pre-designed system to counter act the effect of natural or man-made disasters in the form of reuse, restoration, or mitigate the effects of the disaster is called Emergency management. Emergency management is adopted almost all the organizations in accordance with the guidelines framed by various disaster management organizations such as: Emergency Planning, ASIS, etc.
The impact factor of journal provides quantitative assessment tool for grading, evaluating, sorting and comparing journals of similar kind. It reflects the average number of citations to recent articles published in science and social science journals in a particular year or period, and is frequently used as a proxy for the relative importance of a journal within its field. It is first devised by Eugene Garfield, the founder of the Institute for Scientific Information. The impact factor of a journal is evaluated by dividing the number of current year citations to the source items published in that journal during the previous two years.
Last date updated on June, 2014