Generic Resilience Indicators of Critical Infrastructures



resilience indicators, critical infrastructure, EU-CIRCLE project


The capacity of critical infrastructure is one of the main components for infrastructure resilience. By improving the capacity increased resilience, and reduce the risks and impacts. There are several dimensions of resilience that need to be taken into consideration when trying to achieve a holistic approach for infrastructure resilience. One of this components anyway are the resilience parameters: anticipation, absorption, coping, restoration and adaptation. These parameters correspond to the critical infrastructure capacities and are a possible way to quantifying these capacities, with appropriate measurable resilience indicators. This paper presenting a list and description of possible generic resilience indicators, that are the same for all type of hazard and all type of critical infrastructure. This work is the result of scientific research in the EU-CIRCLE project, that is financed through the Horizon 2020 program of the European Union.



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How to Cite

Petrović, N., Stranjik, A., & Peternel, R. (2018). Generic Resilience Indicators of Critical Infrastructures. Annals of Disaster Risk Sciences, 1(1), 97–103. Retrieved from




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