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START infographic outlines tornado warning study


START infographic outlines tornado warning study

September 11, 2017

In light of National Preparedness Month, START recently published this infographic highlighting findings from a study of tornado warnings, which was designed to help improve risk communication practices in severe weather events.

The infographic, “Advancing Understanding of Tornado Warnings, False Alarms, and Complacency,” outlines a two-year project focused on how people respond to tornado warnings. It was conducted by Brooke Fisher Liu, Michael J. Egnoto, Jung Kyu Lim and Holly A. Roberts.