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Eli's tsunami plan


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Eli's tsunami plan

  1. 1. Evacuation Plan for Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India Tsunami Safety Plan by Eli Bliman Monday, October 11, 2010
  2. 2. Education of Citizens • make sure the warning system is easily understood • stress importance of following evacuation plan • Post a list of essentials to take in case of emergency • Teach all students warning signs for tsunamis, like quickly receding tides Monday, October 11, 2010
  3. 3. Defenses Against Tsunamis • Set up 100 coconut trees along coast (will be a strong barrier against waves) • Purchase sand for 50 additional dunes (set behind trees as additional sturdy defense) Monday, October 11, 2010
  4. 4. Tsunami Warning System • Place 3 Seismographs in the bay • Alarms and sirens sound if activity is detected • Evacuation notices appear on all media • Hospitals nearby are ready for injured victims • Chennai Coast Guard alerted and ready to dispatch upon disaster Monday, October 11, 2010
  5. 5. Roads of Chennai- Evacuation Routes Go this way! To quickly evacuate to further inland, organize officers to control traffic, and open both sides of the road for driving on the following highways: *Chennai Tiruvalur High Rd. *Poonamalee High Rd. * Great Northern Trunk Rd. *Mount Poonamalee Rd. *Mariamman Koll St. Monday, October 11, 2010
  6. 6. Cleanup After Tsunami/ Control of Disease *Move affected residents to lucky hotel temporarily, where they will get food, water, and shelter *Use bulldozers to clear away debris *Restore pipelines *Hold Tsunami relief concert with Bono as headliner Monday, October 11, 2010
  7. 7. Cost of Plan ● Officers for traffic redirection= regular salaries (no increase) ● 3 Seismic Sensors= $45,000 ($15,000 each) ● Alert system-$65,000 ● 100 coconut trees-$10,000 ● sand dunes along coast- $6500 ● entire cleanup operation- 100 million dollars Total- $100,126,500 Profits from benefit concert: 20 million dollars. Total after concert- $98,126,500 Monday, October 11, 2010