Session 13 (emergency, disaster, planning, authority).pdf - Safety and Health For Engineers Roger L Brauer Safety and Health\/MA\/April'19 Session#13 18

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Safety and Health For Engineers Roger L. Brauer Safety and Health/MA/April'19
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Session #13 18 April 2019 Agenda Hazard and Their Control Emergencies Safety and Health/MA/April'19
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Emergencies Disasters and emergencies fill the pages of history The burning of Rome The Bhopal tragedy The Tsunami One problem remains for every disaster and emergency situation is “what to do when it happens” People must decide what to do and how to act Then actions should help minimize the danger and losses Quick and proper action can prevent unnecessary losses Proper design can reduce losses as well An emergency is any event that Happen suddenly Different emergencies have different lead times Disrupts the routine of an organization or community and effects its ability to function normally Requires immediate action Can occur any where and effect anyone A disaster is an emergency that results in multiple injuries or deaths, produces major property damages or both Safety and Health/MA/April'19
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