Have you ever been in a natural disaster? If so, you may have heard authorities asking to listen to radio for further updates in your area.
The reason: radio is the only medium operating without power and telecommunications during disasters, and it saves lives.
Produced By: Demetra Allen
Featured In Story: Dr Bridget Backhaus – Lecturer at the of School of Humanities, Languages and Social Science at Griffith University
First aired on The Wire, Friday 3 December 2021