• Advances in Biological and Chemical Terrorism Countermeasures book cover

    Advances in Biological and Chemical Terrorism Countermeasures

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ronald J. Kendall, Steven M. Presley, Galen P. Austin, Philip N. Smith

    Biological and chemical weapons are a growing terrorist threat to the United States and other nations and countermeasures continue to evolve as a national and global priority issue. To keep up with this rapidly changing and vital field we must establish the current state-of-the-science on…

    Hardback – 2008-05-15
    CRC Press

  • Fire Protection: Systems and Response book cover

    Fire Protection

    Systems and Response, 1st Edition

    By Robert Burke

    The modern definition of firefighter no longer means “putting the wet stuff on the red stuff.” Emergency responders answer incidents ranging from fire alarm activations to elevator rescues and medical emergencies more often than full-blown fires. Consequently, responders increasingly interface with…

    Hardback – 2007-11-06
    CRC Press

  • Bioterrorism: A Guide for Facility Managers book cover

    Bioterrorism

    A Guide for Facility Managers, 1st Edition

    By Joseph F. Gustin

    In the current climate of terrorism, the facility manager is in a more critical position than ever before. Protecting the organization's building and its occupants from chemical, biological, and radiological (CBR) attacks that are designed to disrupt and/or destroy business operation is becoming an…

    Hardback – 2005-07-26
    Fairmont Press

  • Bioterrorism: Field Guide to Disease Identification and Initial Patient Management book cover

    Bioterrorism

    Field Guide to Disease Identification and Initial Patient Management, 1st Edition

    By Dag K.J.E. von Lubitz

    The outbreak of anthrax infections that followed September 11, 2001, showed all too clearly that while we can defend ourselves against bioterrorism, our defenses need improvement. What's most important is the ability to recognize the associated disease, and recognize them quickly. Yet, many in the…

    Paperback – 2003-09-29
    CRC Press

  • Bioterrorism and Political Violence: Web Resources book cover

    Bioterrorism and Political Violence

    Web Resources, 1st Edition

    By M. Sandra Wood

    The Internet can be a bewildering maze of information, often from questionable sources. This book points the way to reliable information on bioterror! Since the September 11 attacks, there has been an unparalleled demand for information on bioterrorism. Bioterrorism and Political Violence: Web…

    Paperback – 2002-07-10
    CRC Press

  • The Essential Pocket Book of Emergency Chemical Management book cover

    The Essential Pocket Book of Emergency Chemical Management

    1st Edition

    By David R. Quigley

    Save time - and maybe a life - with The Essential Pocket Book of Emergency Chemical Management. This detailed, no-nonsense guide contains all the information first responders need to quickly and effectively manage a chemical spill or leak. It efficiently presents information in an easy-to-use table…

    Paperback – 1996-02-21
    CRC Press

  • Hazardous Materials Emergencies: The Professional Response Team book cover

    Hazardous Materials Emergencies

    The Professional Response Team, 1st Edition

    By John R. Cashman

    From the Introduction This book is mostly structured around first-person interviews with nationally and locally recognized experts who have been in hazardous materials response for a number of years. To aid networking, the addresses and telephone numbers of all persons interviewed are listed at the…

    Hardback – 1995-10-26
    CRC Press

  • An Introduction To Health: Policy, Planning and Financing book cover

    An Introduction To Health

    Policy, Planning and Financing, 1st Edition

    By Brian Abel-Smith

    This book concerns itself with the key question: how to improve health in a cost effective and politically acceptable way. What makes people healthy? Why are the poor less healthy than the rich? Why do some countries have a better health record than others? An Introduction to Health is divided into…

    Paperback – 1994-10-24
    Routledge

  • Hazardous Chemicals in the Polymer Industry book cover

    Hazardous Chemicals in the Polymer Industry

    1st Edition

    By Nicholas P. Cheremisinoff

    Provides accurate, up-to-date information on the hazardous properties of several hundred generic and specific polymeric additives used in elastomer and plastics processing operations, detailing the symproms of overexposure as well as resonsible packaging, shipping and emergency-response procedures.…

    Hardback – 1994-10-04
    CRC Press
    Environmental Science & Pollution

  • Natural Disasters book cover

    Natural Disasters

    1st Edition

    By David C. Alexander

    As a well balanced and fully illustrated introductory text, this book provides a comprehensive overview of the physical, technological and social components of natural disaster. The main disaster-producing agents are reviewed systematically in terms of geophysical processes and effects, monitoring,…

    Paperback – 1993-07-29
    CRC Press

  • First Response: A Laboratory Health and Safety Chemical Expert System book cover

    First Response

    A Laboratory Health and Safety Chemical Expert System, 1st Edition

    By Virginia Keith, Douglas B. Walters

    First aid decisions made before professional medical help arrives in an emergency situation can be critical to the well-being of a victim. First Response is the resource to turn to when you need advice for emergency first aid response in the first few minutes after exposure to laboratory amounts of…

    CD-ROM – 1992-10-07
    CRC Press

  • Remote Sensing for Hazard Monitoring and Disaster Assessment: Marine and Coastal Applications in the Mediterranean Region book cover

    Remote Sensing for Hazard Monitoring and Disaster Assessment

    Marine and Coastal Applications in the Mediterranean Region, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eric C Barrett, Krystyna A. Brown, Anton Micallef

    Concern for environment hazards, plus the real or potential disasters they may prompt, is growing fast as populations and living standards rise. Fortunately, at the same time both the science and technology of space-based mapping and monitoring of our terrestrial environment are maturing fast. This…

    Hardback – 1991-11-28
    CRC Press

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