The University of Newcastle, Australia

Prize-Winning Academic Says Newcastle Ill-Prepared for Another Quake

Wednesday, 10 September 2014

Newcastle Business School academic, Dr Richard Oloruntoba, says Newcastle is ill-prepared for another major quake

Dr Richard Oloruntoba of the Newcastle Business School was in the German city of Frankfurt to receive an award for his research into the response to Australian disasters including the 1989 Newcastle Earthquake. He said that seismic data showed Newcastle was due for another quake and that people born after 1989 need to be educated about how to respond.

Read the full article here.

Learn more about Dr Oloruntoba at his Researcher Profile.

  • Dr Richard Oloruntoba.
  • Phone: (02) 4921 7114.

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