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This chapter discusses the significance and importance of tourism crisis management; the reasons for the need for disaster planning in tourism destinations; the types of disasters and disaster impacts; the threats to tourists; and the functions of crisis management. It then presents cases of...

Author(s)
Pennington-Gray, L.; Pizam, A.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845937621)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Travel-related risk perceptions have become more widespread in recent years due to the increased frequency and intensity of incidents, as well as heightened awareness of risk due to the 24-hour news cycle and constant connection through technology. With growing concern surrounding traveling to...

Author(s)
Pennington-Gray, L.; Schroeder, A.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, 2018, 9, pp 381-383
Abstract

This article summarises a case study investigating the relationship between the Deep Water Horizon Oil Spill in the Gulf of Mexico and the response by VISIT FLORIDA®. The Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill started leaking oil into the Gulf of Mexico on 20 April 2010 and continued to leak until it was...

Author(s)
Pennington-Gray, L.; London, B.; Cahyanto, I.; Klages, W.
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Anthropology, 2011, 1, 3/4, pp 239-253
Abstract

Crisis management procedures used by convention and visitors bureaux (CVBs) in a variety of crises and locations in the USA are analysed: Hurricane Hugo in Charleston, South Carolina, in 1989; the San Francisco earthquake of 1989; the Los Angeles riots in April 1992 and the Miami tourist murders of ...

Author(s)
Young, W. B.; Montgomery, R. J.
Citation
Journal of Convention & Exhibition Management, 1998, 1, 1, pp 3-18