The Importance of Civil Engineering in Natural Disaster Preparedness and Recovery

February 7, 2013 | By

Civil Engineers play many roles in our society, especially when it comes to natural disasters. From developing technologies to help make building infrastructures stronger to the reconstruction efforts after a natural disaster, Civil Engineers play a crucial role in our society before and after hurricanes, tornados, floods, earthquakes, and blizzards.

This infographic from NJIT Online Masters in Civil Engineering examines a the many roles they play and how important they are to each stage of natural disaster preparation and recovery.

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New Jersey Institute of Technology Masters in Civil Engineering

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