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Bouwer, LM (author), Jonkman, Sebastiaan N. (author)
Changes in society's vulnerability to natural hazards are important to understand, as they determine current and future risks, and the need to improve protection. Very large impacts including high numbers of fatalities occur due to single storm surge flood events. Here, we report on impacts of global coastal storm surge events since the year...
journal article 2018
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Jonkman, S.N. (author), Maaskant, B. (author), Kolen, B. (author), Zethof, M. (author), Lehman, W.P. (author), Needham, J.T. (author)
In the Netherlands, USA and other countries methods for the analysis of loss of life and evacuation associated with flooding are used in flood risk management. This paper compares the methods from the US and Netherlands in this field and considers both methodological principles as well as the outcomes for various case studies. Similarities and...
conference paper 2014
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Jonkman, S.N. (author), Jongejan, R.B. (author), Maaskant, B. (author)
The Dutch government is in the process of revising its flood safety policy. The current safety standards for flood defences in the Netherlands are largely based on the outcomes of cost-benefit analyses. Loss of life has not been considered separately in the choice for current standards. This article presents the results of a research project...
journal article 2011
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Jonkman, S.N. (author), Jongejan, R.B. (author), Maaskant, B. (author), Vrijling, J.K. (author)
The Dutch government is in the process of revising its flood safety policy. The current safety standards for flood defences in the Netherlands are largely based on the outcomes of cost-benefit analyses. Loss of life has not been considered separately in the choice for current standards. This article presents the results of a research project...
conference paper 2011
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Jonkman, S.N. (author)
report 2003
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Asselman, N.E.M. (author), Jonkman, S.N. (author)
report 2003
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