1. The Threat Environment

  1. Dan Kaszeta

Published Online: 30 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118529713.ch1

CBRN and Hazmat Incidents at Major Public Events: Planning and Response

CBRN and Hazmat Incidents at Major Public Events: Planning and Response

How to Cite

Kaszeta, D. (2012) The Threat Environment, in CBRN and Hazmat Incidents at Major Public Events: Planning and Response, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118529713.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2012
  2. Published Print: 12 NOV 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118288191

Online ISBN: 9781118529713

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Keywords:

  • hazardous substances;
  • adverse effects;
  • dissemination means;
  • causative agents;
  • communicated threats

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Adverse Effects

  • Causative Agents: The Spectrum of CBRN/HAZMAT Substances

  • Means of Dissemination

  • Causative Agents: the Perpetrator

  • Multipliers in the Major Event Environment

  • Nuisances, Hoaxes, and Communicated Threats

  • CBRN/HAZMAT Substances: Characteristics Significant as Planning Considerations