Federal Emergency Management Agency

Technological Development and Dependency

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Rapid technological growth is expected to continue in the coming decades.  The following technological trends and drivers have the potential to impact emergency management dramatically.  They are: Increase in use and capability of mobile devices; Development of the “internet of things;” Increase in use of telemedicine and electronic health records; Advances in biotechnology.

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