Request Inspection Copy

If you are an Academic or Teacher and wish to consider this book as a prescribed textbook for your course, you may be eligible for a complimentary inspection copy. Please complete this form, including information about your position, campus and course, before adding to cart.

* Required Fields

To complete your Inspection Copy Request you will need to click the Checkout button in the right margin and complete the checkout formalities. You can include Inspection Copies and purchased items in the same shopping cart, see our Inspection Copy terms for further information.

Any Questions? Please email our text Support Team on


Email this to a friend

* ALL required Fields

Order Inspection Copy

An inspection copy has been added to your shopping cart

Disaster Planning and Preparedness in the Hotel Industry

by Ahmad Rasmi Albattat and Ahmad Puad Mat Som Emerald Publishing Limited
Pub Date:
Hbk 144 pages
AU$124.00 NZ$126.96
Product Status: Title is Print on Demand - May take 4 weeks
add to your cart
By identifying major emergencies that have occurred in the hotel industry; investigating hotels' preparation for emergencies in the past; and exploring how hotels manage and overcome such emergencies; this book will increase the awareness of emergency managers on how to manage and overcome the impact of emergencies in the hospitality industry.

Chapter 1. Introduction

Chapter 2. Disaster and Emergency Planning and Preparedness in Hotels

Chapter 3. Analysis and Findings

Chapter 4. Conclusion and Future Direction

Ahmad Rasmi Albattat, PhD, is an Assistant Professor, Management and Science University, Selangor, Malaysia, and a visiting Professor and external examiner at the Politeknik Pariwisata Medan, Indonesia. His research interests include hospitality management, the hotel industry, tourism, events, emergency planning, disaster and crisis management, and human resource.
Ahmad Puad Mat Som, PhD, currently works at the Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin, Terengganu, Malaysia. His research interests include tourism planning and development, sustainable tourism, community participation in tourism, tourism marketing, tourism crisis management, and Muslim friendly tourism.