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  • Disaster Managment : Emergency, Evacuation, Escape, Rescue and Vulnerability Assessment. Volume - 1
About the Book :

Disasters are becoming increasingly commonplace due to various reasons, to name a few., like lack of awareness, scarce resources and skillm, depressed economy and also perhaps, global warming that is prompting natural, public and industrial disasters. Emergency assessment leading to evacuation, escape and rescue forms the central functions in any disaster management. Prior assessment and preparations play a significant role in reducing risk and loss of human life. In addition to organizational preparedness, assessment of human error probability and consequence, likely to take place in the event of a disaster, is a developing science that is attracting a lot of attention. In this two volume set of a book, also finds space are the subjects are how first aid training, helps, how rumour spreading affects, community vulnerabilitym and many short discussions, etc.- that are changing the science and knowledge of disaster managemen. This set is of first of its kind.

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Wide Research Group (WRG ) is a Collective of experienced researchers, practitioners, legal experts and administrators promoted by Wide Educational Products and Services (Wide EPS ) who work towards clarifying the challenges of the industry with and objective to start a discipline in an area. At a time when the corporate success is intertwined with the success of the state, the effort of WRG is to promote efficiency at the level of corporate performance. WRG dicides on the assemblage of experts -chosen on the basis of the expertise to build a project of a document preparation. It encourages voluntary groups interested in such works.

Book Contents :

CHAPTER 1 :RISK ANALYSIS AND ASSESSMENT METHODOLOGIES IN THE WORK SITE DISASTERS. CHAPTER 2 : A JOINT NETWORK FOR DISASTER RECOVERY AND SEARCH AND RESCUE OPERATIONS. CHAPTER 3 : HUMAN ERROR ANALYSIS IN EVACUATIONS. CHAPTER 4 : LEARNING FROM A GENERIC FRAMEWORK FOR TSUNAMI EVACUATION PLANNING. CHAPTER – 5 : ANALYSIS OF EVACUATION PROCEDURES IN HIGH SPEED TRAINS FIRES TO LEARN RAPIDLY EVOLVING EMERGENCY SITUATIONS. CHAPTER – 6 : APPLICATION OF RAPID METHOD TO CHECK EGRESS SYSTEM VULNERABILITY. CHAPTER – 7 : RUMOUR SPREADING AND EMERGENCY DEVELOPMENT. CHAPTER – 8 : TESTING THE PREDICTIVE CAPABILITIES OF EVACUATION MODELS FOR TUNNEL FIRE SAFETY ANALYSIS. CHAPTER – 9 :EVACUATION, ESCAPE, AND RESCUE EXPERIENCES FROM OFFSHORE ACCIDENTS INCLUDING THE DEEPWATER HORIZON. CHAPTER – 10 : EMERGENCY MEDICAL RESCUE EFFORTS AFTER A MAJOR EARTHQUAKE: LESSONS FROM THE EARTHQUAKE EVENTS. CHAPTER – 11 : THE EFFECT OF FIRST AID TRAINING ON AUSTRALIAN CONSTRUCTION WORKERS' OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY MOTIVATION AND RISK CONTROL BEHAVIOR.

Book
Editor Wide Research Group
ISBN 9788190904373
No. of Pages 232 + 20
Publishing Year(s) 2014
Weight 0.722 Kg.

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Disaster Managment : Emergency, Evacuation, Escape, Rescue and Vulnerability Assessment. Volume - 1

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