29. Emergencies

  1. Roger L. Brauer Ph.D. CSP, PE

Published Online: 23 MAY 2006

DOI: 10.1002/047175093X.ch29

Safety and Health for Engineers, Second Edition

Safety and Health for Engineers, Second Edition

How to Cite

Brauer, R. L. (2005) Emergencies, in Safety and Health for Engineers, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/047175093X.ch29

Author Information

  1. Tolono, Illinois, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAY 2006
  2. Published Print: 4 NOV 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471291893

Online ISBN: 9780471750932

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Keywords:

  • emergency types;
  • disaster dilemma;
  • emergency preparedness - planning

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Types of Emergencies

  • Priorities in Emergencies

  • Preventing Losses in Emergencies

  • Resources

  • A Disaster Dilemma

  • Exercises

  • Review Questions

  • Notes

  • Bibliography