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Emergency Response Planning for Corporate and Municipal Managers

Emergency Response Planning for Corporate and Municipal Managers - 2nd edition

Emergency Response Planning for Corporate and Municipal Managers - 2nd edition

ISBN13: 9780123705037

ISBN10: 0123705037

Emergency Response Planning for Corporate and Municipal Managers by Paul Erickson - ISBN 9780123705037
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Edition: 2ND 06
Copyright: 2006
Publisher: Academic Press, Inc.
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Emergency Response Planning for Corporate and Municipal Managers by Paul Erickson - ISBN 9780123705037

ISBN13: 9780123705037

ISBN10: 0123705037

Cover type: Print On Demand
Edition: 2ND 06
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Summary

The book is broken out into three sections. Section 1 outlines the overall scope of comprehensive emergency planning and discusses in detail the major elements that must be addressed in an Emergency Response Plan. Section 2 examines the types of hazards and risks faced by emergency response personnel, as well as the public, in typical emergencies, and provides specific recommendations regarding the immediate and long-term health and safety of emergency response personnel. Section 3 discusses a range of issues that must be given special attention in the development and implementation of any emergency response plan including: hazard and risk reduction, decontamination, data and information management, monitoring strategies and devices, terrorism, and the training of emergency response personnel.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Section 1: Overview of Emergency Planning and Management

Chapter 1: Scope of Emergency Planning and Management

Introduction
Key Elements of Emergency Response Programs
Extended Partnerships
Proactive and Reactive Dimensions
Summary and Topics for Discussion

Chapter 2: Essentials of Holistic Planning and Management

Introduction
Scope of Pragmatic Emergency Planning
Hazard and Risk Assessment
On- and Off-Site Management
Authority and Responsibility
Communication and Information Processing
Provisions and Support
Medical Treatment and Surveillance
Remediation and Review
Summary and Topics for Discussion

Chapter 3: The Emergency Response Plan

Introduction
Contents of Plan
Testing and Revision of Plan
Implementation of Plan and Oversight
Summary and Topics for Discussion

Section 2: Hazard and Risk Management

Chapter 4: Physical and Chemical Hazards

Introduction
Structural, Material, and Operational Sources of Hazards
Physical, Chemical, and Biological Hazards
Hazard Evaluation and Mitigation
Consolidation of Relevant Technical Information
Summary and Topics for Discussion

Chapter 5: Biohazards

Introduction
Bloodborne Pathogens
Universal Precautions
Exposure Control Plan
Other Pathogens
Summary and Topics for Discussion

Chapter 6: Medical Surveillance

Introduction
Surveillance Objectives and Concerns
Liaison with Medical Authority
Types of Medical Surveillance
Programmatic Review
Summary and Topics for Discussion

Chapter 7: Personal Protective Clothing and Equipment

Introduction
Selection of PPC and PPE
Protective Clothing and Ensembles
Respiratory Protection
Hearing Protectors
Summary and Topics for Discussion

Section 3: Special Issues

Chapter 8: Hazard and Risk Reduction Strategies

Introduction
Mitigation Measures
All-Hazard Mitigation
Unified Command
Summary and Topics for Discussion

Chapter 9: Decontamination

Introduction
Scope of Decontamination Plan
Emergency Decontamination
Summary and Topics for Discussion

Chapter 10: Data and Information Management

Introduction
Expert Software
In-Service Data and Information Base
Modular Approach to Database Design
Summary and Topics for Discussion

Chapter 11: Monitoring Strategies and Devices

Introduction
Chemical Monitoring Technologies
Other Monitoring Technologies
Design and Implementation of Monitoring Program
Proactive Industrial Monitoring
Summary and Topics for Discussion

Chapter 12: Terrorism

Introduction
Potential Weapons
Incident Site as Crime Scene
Threat and Risk Target Assessment
Emergency Operations Plan
Summary and Topics for Discussion

Chapter 13: Personnel Training

Introduction
Proactive Management of Hazards
Incident Response Personnel
Summary and Topics for Discussion Appendices

Glossary
Key Sources of Information

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