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The Behaviour of Lost People; How Psychology of a Person Can Help or Hinder the Searcher

While understanding the physical characteristics and trends of lost people is important to a search coordinator, it is also vital that some understanding of the psychological aspects of their behaviour is utilised during the planning stage.  As per Maslow’s hierarchy of needs, there are some basic physiological requirements of all humans such as food, water,

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The behaviour of lost people

The 2017 Search and Rescue Conference will be held next month on the 24 May at The Star Hotel Gold Coast, (previously Jupiter’s) Queensland.  The conference again follows the Australian and New Zealand Disaster and Emergency Management Conference, running consecutively at the same venue. Mr Jim Whitehead, State Search and Rescue Coordinator and Training Officer with the Qld

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