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Main Title Are you ready? : a guide to citizen preparedness.
Publisher Federal Emergency Management Agency,
Year Published 2002
OCLC Number 51262285
Subjects Emergency management--United States--Handbooks, manuals, etc ; Disaster Planning--United States
Internet Access
Description Access URL
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EHBM  HV551.3.A74 2002 2 copies CEMM/ACESD Library/Narragansett,RI 07/07/2017
EJDM  HV555.U6U53 2002 Env Science Center Library/Ft Meade,MD 02/01/2010
EJER  HV551.3.A74 2002 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 04/25/2003
EKBD  FEMA-001 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 04/18/2003
ELAR REF HV551.3.A74 2002 Region 5 Library/Chicago,IL 01/09/2020
ELCM  HV551.3.A74 2002 NVFEL Library/Ann Arbor, MI 05/09/2008
EMBM  HV551.3.A74 2002 2 Copies NRMRL/GWERD Library/Ada,OK 06/20/2003
EMBR  HV551.3.A74 2002 NRMRL/GWERD Library/Ada,OK 06/20/2003
ERAM  HV551.3.A73 2002 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 08/01/2003
ESAR  HV555.U6U53 2002 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 05/18/2009
Collation 102 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Shipping list no.: 2003-0053-P. ; 2nd shipment: 2003-0059-P. Includes bibliographical references (pages 97-98).
Contents Notes
Why prepare for a disaster -- General preparedness information : Emergency planning and disaster supplies : Creating a disaster plan ; Emergency planning for people with special needs ; Disaster supply kits -- Evacuation -- Shelter : Long-term in-place sheltering ; Staying in a mass care shelter -- Mitigation -- Animals in disaster -- Recovering from disaster : Mental health and crisis counseling. Natural hazards : Floods -- Hurricanes -- Thunderstorms : Lightning ; Tornadoes -- Winter storms and extreme cold -- Extreme heat (heat wave) : Emergency water shortages -- Earthquakes -- Volcanoes -- Landslide and debris flow (mudslide) -- Tsunamis -- Fire : Wildland fires. Technological & man-made hazards : Hazardous materials incidents : Household chemical emergencies -- Nuclear power plants -- National security emergencies : Terrorism ; Chemical and biological weapons ; Nuclear and radiological attack ; Homeland security advisory system. Provides emergency information in case of natural hazards: floods, hurricanes, thunderstorms (lightning, tornadoes), winter storms and extreme cold, extreme heat ((heat wave), emergency water shortage), eathquakes, volcanoes (volcanic eruptions), landslides and debris flow (mudslide), tsunamis, and fire (wildland fires); and technological and man-made hazards: hazardous materials incidents (household chemical emergencies), nuclear power plants, national security emergencies (terrorism, chemical and biological weapons).