"In contrast to the overmatched financial regulators, the scientists and public health and safety authorities in Iceland have proven to be thoroughly competent and professional. The evacuation plans were prepared in advance and executed without a hitch. The situation was closely monitored from the beginning, risk to the public was minimized without favoritism, and the political institutions deferred to scientific recommendations without dissent."
Íris Erlingsdóttir i The Huffington Post om Islands beredskap för vulkanutbrottet vid Eyjafjallajökull - läs mer om utbrottet här.
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