9. The Role of Administrative Bodies in Landslide Risk Assessment

  1. Thomas Glade1,
  2. Malcolm Anderson2 and
  3. Michael J. Crozier3
  1. Kurt Hollenstein

Published Online: 10 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9780470012659.ch9

Landslide Hazard and Risk

Landslide Hazard and Risk

How to Cite

Hollenstein, K. (2005) The Role of Administrative Bodies in Landslide Risk Assessment, in Landslide Hazard and Risk (eds T. Glade, M. Anderson and M. J. Crozier), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, West Sussex, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470012659.ch9

Editor Information

  1. 1

    University of Bonn

  2. 2

    University of Bristol

  3. 3

    University of Wellington

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 APR 2012
  2. Published Print: 22 FEB 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471486633

Online ISBN: 9780470012659



  • landslide risk assessment;
  • administrative bodies;
  • risk management;
  • risk evaluation;
  • organizational setting


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Administrative Bodies and Risk Assessment

  • Administrative Risk Assessment Blunders: The Vaiont Reservoir Disaster

  • Risk Assessment for a Reactivated Large-Scale Landslide: The Chlöwena (Falli Hölli) Slide

  • Summary and Concluding Remarks

  • Acknowledgements