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  • Disaster Management : Emergency, Evacuation, Escape, Rescue and Vulnerability Assessment. Volume - 2
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.

Wide Research Group :

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 – 12 : SAFETY IN THE MINING INDUSTRY AND THE MINING ACCIDENTS. CHAPTER – 13 : WHY PLANS NEVER GO ACCORDING TO PLAN: THE CASE OF AUSTRALIAN BUSHFIRES. CHAPTER – 14 : TACTICAL AND OPERATIONAL RESPONSE TO MAJOR INCIDENTS: USE OF VIRTUAL WORLD SCENARIOS. CHAPTER – 15 : MAPPING HUMAN VULNERABILITY TO CHEMICAL ACCIDENTS IN THE VICINITY OF CHEMICAL INDUSTRY PARKS. CHAPTER – 16 : ISSUES OF VULNERABILITY IN A DISASTER. CHAPTER – 17 : UNDERSTANDING THE ROLES OF HUMAN FACTORS AND RELIABILITY IN ACCIDENT AND DISASTER PREVENTION AND MANAGEMENT. CHAPTER – 18 : DISASTER EDUCATION AT THE UNIVERSITY AND INDUSTRY LEVEL. CHAPTER – 19 : SHORT DISCUSSIONS. Topic 1: Modeling emergency evacuation for major hazard industrial sites. Topic-2 : The epidemiology of mine accidents in China. Topic 3: The impact of rescue devices on survival: The Results of Avalanche Studies. Topic 4 : The role of bystanders during rescue and resuscitation of drowning victims. Topic-5 : Rescue of a patient out of a grain container: the quicksand effect of grain.CHAPTER – 20 : HURRICANE EVACUATION: PLANNING ASPECTS.

Book
Editor Wide Research Group
ISBN 9788190904362
No. of Pages 214 + 21
Publishing Year(s) 2014
Weight 0.658 Kg.

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Disaster Management : Emergency, Evacuation, Escape, Rescue and Vulnerability Assessment. Volume - 2

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