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How people REALLY respond to fear

Leaders in industry and government expect the public to respond to a major hazard with fear and panic. The reality is quite different.

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How people REALLY
respond to fear *
Rusty Cawley, APR | TheColdCrisis.com
* Condensed from the National Center for Food Protection and Defense’s
“Risk Communicator Training for Food Defense Preparedness, Response &
Recovery,” module 2, topic 1.
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How people REALLY respond to fear