Describe the crisis management difficulties in response to the BP Deepwater Horizon. What were the competing directives that could be considered governing for this disaster? What problems did this cause in execution of response and recovery actions? In your view, which directive should have been invoked, and why? Has this competing directive gap been rectified? Your response must be at least 100 words in length.
Describe the communications confusion problems that inhibited effective response and recovery from the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill. What caused these problems and what actions would you recommend to prevent similar communications confusion in future major focusing events. Your response must be at least 100 words in length.
Describe the formation of DHS. What changes to DHS and FEMA were made following Hurricane Katrina? Why? Your response must be at least 100 words in length.