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Disasters and technological emergencies


This Book deals with the concepts of hazards, vulnerability, risk, emergencies and technological disasters. It covers general considerations on prevention, preparedness, response to emergencies caused by dangerous materials, and mitigation of technological disasters, as well as significative elements to be taken into account for the reduction of impacts in case of accidents of this nature. (UNEsCO)

Keywords

  • Themes:Disaster Risk Management, Environment, Risk Identification & Assessment
  • Hazards:Technical Disaster
  • Countries/Regions:Americas, Costa Rica

  • Short URL:http://preventionweb.net/go/4712

 


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