Lessons from '95 disaster help city bear latest heat wave
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Lessons from '95 disaster help city bear latest heat wave

Chicago : IL : USA | Jul 07, 2012 at 12:35 AM PDT
Source: Chicago Tribune
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Klinenberg dissected the catastrophe and concluded that part of the reason there were so many deaths was a breakdown of the social structure. Back then, the typical victims who died of heat-related illnesses were living alone, lacked access to transportation and didn't have family or a social network... FULL ARTICLE AT Chicago Tribune
 
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