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Disaster & Emergency Management: Apps


Apps for iPhone, iPad and Android


The DisasterWatch phone app contains regularly updated information about disaster events in Australia via direct feeds from a range of authoritative sources in the States and Territories and nationally.


Before the Storm

Before the Storm is an educational game for middle year students designed to get us thinking about storm preparation and disaster resilience.

Based on the Australian Government, Attorney General’s Department’s STORM ACTION GUIDE.

First Aid

‘First Aid’ is a product of St John Ambulance Australia and presents step-by-step emergency First Aid information to the user with a large clear image for each step.


Disaster Alert

Disaster Alert (by Pacific Disaster Center) provides a listing and an interactive map of Active Hazards occurring around the globe. Additional hazard information can be viewed and shared.


Disaster Survival Guide


 Tornado by Am. Red Cross


 Hurricane by Am. Red Cross


 Earthquake by Am. Red Cross