• Business Continuity Planning: Protecting Your Organization's Life book cover

    Business Continuity Planning

    Protecting Your Organization's Life, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ken Doughty

    Once considered a luxury, a business continuity plan has become a necessity. Many companies are required to have one by law. Others have implemented them to protect themselves from liability, and some have adopted them after a disaster or after a near miss. Whatever your reason, the right…

    Hardback – 2000-09-11
    Auerbach Publications
    Best Practices

  • First Unit Responder: A Guide to Physical Evidence Collection for Patrol Officers book cover

    First Unit Responder

    A Guide to Physical Evidence Collection for Patrol Officers, 1st Edition

    By Mark R. Hawthorne

    "Physical evidence cannot be wrong; it cannot perjure itself; it cannot be wholly absent. Only its interpretation can err. Only human failure to find it, study and understand it, can diminish its value."-Presiding Judge, Harris v U.S., 331 U.S. 145 (1947) HOW TO MAINTAIN THE INTEGRITY OF THE CRIME…

    Paperback – 1998-11-12
    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

  • Emergency Response and Hazardous Chemical Management: Principles and Practices book cover

    Emergency Response and Hazardous Chemical Management

    Principles and Practices, 1st Edition

    By Clyde B. Strong, T. Rick Irvin

    Management of hazardous chemicals and materials-particularly during emergency release situations-is a critical part of routine training required for workers and professionals in the chemical, petroleum and manufacturing industries. Proper storage of highly reactive chemical agents, correct choice…

    Hardback – 1995-10-01
    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 Responder's Guide to Agricultural Chemical Accidents book cover

    First Responder's Guide to Agricultural Chemical Accidents

    1st Edition

    By Charles R. Foden, Jack L. Weddell

    First Responder's Guide to Agricultural Chemical Accidents provides emergency safety and health information for 452 toxic and hazardous products. These products, frequently used by pest exterminators and farmers, include those insecticides, pesticides, rodenticides, herbicides, and fertilizers…

    Hardback – 1992-10-19
    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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