Responding To Emergency

✏Book Title : Responding to Emergencies
✏Author : Anne Rooney
✏Publisher : Raintree
✏Release Date : 2013-07-18
✏Pages : 64
✏ISBN : 9781406238556
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Responding to Emergencies Book Summary : All around the world there are charities trying to respond to emergencies, from huge natural disasters like earthquakes and industrial accidents like the Fukushima nuclear plant, to civil disorder and daily accidents like capsized boats and mountain rescue. This book looks at the efforts of charity workers and volunteers.

✏Book Title : Field Manual for Capacity Assessment of Health Facilities in Responding to Emergencies
✏Author : WHO Regional Office for the Western Pacific
✏Publisher : World Health Organization
✏Release Date : 2006
✏Pages : 190
✏ISBN : 9789290612162
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Field Manual for Capacity Assessment of Health Facilities in Responding to Emergencies Book Summary : This field manual is an updated edition of the publication 'Protocol for assessment of health facilities responding to emergencies' (1999). It provides a management tool for health professionals evaluating the preparedness of their health facilities for dealing with disasters, and it contains three main sections: a questionnaire presented in a checklist format for capacity assessment; aspects of preparedness relating to structural and non-structural vulnerability, functions and human resources; and preparedness for specific emergencies relating to industrial sectors and contamination, infectious disease outbreaks and biological, chemical and radiological emergencies.

✏Book Title : Responding to Routine Emergencies
✏Author : Frank C. Montagna
✏Publisher : PennWell Books
✏Release Date : 1999
✏Pages : 245
✏ISBN : 0912212810
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Responding to Routine Emergencies Book Summary : Response and tactics for common calls, incl. carbon monoxide.

✏Book Title : Responding to Emergencies
✏Author : Staywell
✏Publisher : Staywell (CA)
✏Release Date : 2012-08-01
✏Pages : 512
✏ISBN : 1584805544
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Responding to Emergencies Book Summary :

✏Book Title : Understanding Assessing and Responding to Terrorism
✏Author : Brian T. Bennett
✏Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
✏Release Date : 2017-12-12
✏Pages : 512
✏ISBN : 9781119237808
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Understanding Assessing and Responding to Terrorism Book Summary : A comprehensive guide to understanding, assessing, and responding to terrorism in this modern age This book provides readers with a thorough understanding of the types of attacks that may be perpetrated, and how to identify potential targets, conduct a meaningful vulnerability analysis, and apply protective measures to secure personnel and facilities. The new edition of Understanding, Assessing, and Responding to Terrorism updates existing material and includes several new topics that have emerged, including information on new international terrorist groups as well as a new chapter on Regulations and Standards. A vulnerability analysis methodology, consisting of several steps—which include the techniques necessary to conduct a vulnerability analysis—is introduced and applied through several sample scenarios. By using easily customized templates for the screening process, valuation of a critical asset as a target, vulnerability analysis, security procedures, emergency response procedures, and training programs, the book offers a practical step-by-step process to help reduce risk. Each different type of terrorism is briefly discussed—however, the book focuses on those potential attacks that may involve weapons of mass destruction. There is a discussion of what physical and administrative enhancements can be implemented to improve a facility's ability to devalue, detect, deter, deny, delay, defend, respond, and recover to a real or threatened terrorist attack—whether it be at a facility, or in the community. Techniques on how personnel safety and security can be improved through the implementation of counter-terrorism programs are also outlined. An overview of the major counter-terrorism regulations and standards are presented, along with the significant governmental efforts that have been implemented to help prevent terrorist attacks and foster preparedness at both private and public sector facilities and for personnel. Understanding, Assessing, and Responding to Terrorism, Second Edition: Updates existing material, plus includes several new topics that have emerged including information on new international terrorist groups, new terrorist tactics, cyber terrorism, and Regulations and Standards Outlines techniques for improving facility and personnel safety and security through the implementation of counter-terrorism programs Unites the emergency response/public sector community with the private sector over infrastructure protection, thus allowing for easier communication between them Includes questions/exercises at the end of each chapter and a solutions manual to facilitate its use as a textbook Understanding, Assessing, and Responding to Terrorism, Second Edition is a must-have reference for private and public sector risk managers, safety engineers, security professionals, facility managers, emergency responders, and others charged with protecting facilities and personnel from all types of hazards (accidental, intentional, and natural).

✏Book Title : Responding to Routine Emergencies Workbook
✏Author : Frank Montagna
✏Publisher : PennWell Books
✏Release Date : 2006
✏Pages : 208
✏ISBN : 9781593700478
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Responding to Routine Emergencies Workbook Book Summary : This workbook is the companion to best selling text Responding to “Routine” Emergencies. The author has developed study materials in the form of questions and scenarios that will challenge the reader to look deeper into the routine calls that all firefighters respond to so they come away with a better grasp of proper actions to take. The materials in this workbook can be used by an individual or within a group as part of an interactive company drill. Regardless of how it is used, the reader will benefit from gaining a better knowledge of dealing with routine emergencies that the fire service comes face to face with every day. Each study question is referenced back to lessons from the original text. The scenarios are written so that firefighters can relate to the situations and see themselves. The lessons are timeless for any member of the fire service from the biggest city to the smallest village.

✏Book Title : Wiley Pathways Introduction to Emergency Management
✏Author : Michael K. Lindell, Ph.D.
✏Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
✏Release Date : 2006-11-03
✏Pages : 624
✏ISBN : 9780471772606
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Wiley Pathways Introduction to Emergency Management Book Summary : The recent devastation caused by tsunamis, hurricanes and wildfires highlights the need for highly trained professionals who can develop effective strategies in response to these disasters. This invaluable resource arms readers with the tools to address all phases of emergency management. It covers everything from the social and environmental processes that generate hazards to vulnerability analysis, hazard mitigation, emergency response, and disaster recovery.

✏Book Title : Responding to Psychological Emergencies
✏Author : Jeffrey A. Thomas
✏Publisher : Delmar Pub
✏Release Date : 2006
✏Pages : 283
✏ISBN : 1401878075
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Responding to Psychological Emergencies Book Summary : Field Guide for Psychological Emergencies is a quick reference source for rapid intervention and mitigation of psychologically based field emergencies. The guide provides a user-friendly, cross-referenced, pragmatic reference guide to a variety of psychological maladies that are encountered by emergency services personnel and a variety of other public service professionals. The field guide provides the user with a quick, easy-to-use source that offers pertinent information that is required to successfully mitigate incidents involving people suffering from mental disorders. The field guide will be used as a supplement to the main texts used to cover Module 4, Medical Emergencies (which addresses behavioral emergencies) at the EMT-Basic level and the content in Module 6, Special Considerations of the DOT National Standard Curriculum. This module covers Pediatrics, Geriatrics, Abuse and Neglect and Patients with Special Challenges. Field Guide for Psychological Emergencies will cover content necessary to address the section on Patients with Special Challenges. In addition to supplementing the core textbook used to cover behavioral emergencies in the EMT-Basic courses and Patients with Special Challenges at the Paramedic level, this field guide is designed to be used in the field as a quick reference for EMTs and Paramedics as they encounter psychological emergencies.

✏Book Title : American Red Cross First Aid
✏Author :
✏Publisher : Amer Red Cross
✏Release Date : 2005
✏Pages : 497
✏ISBN : 1584802499
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏American Red Cross First Aid Book Summary :

✏Book Title : Responding to Health Emergencies and Disasters
✏Author :
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 2005
✏Pages : 232
✏ISBN : 9719162066
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Responding to Health Emergencies and Disasters Book Summary :