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Hazards Analysis: Reducing the Impact of Disasters, 2nd Edition.

9781482228915

Hazards Analysis: Reducing the Impact of Disasters, 2nd Edition

John C. Pine

CRC Press

2015

316 pages

$79.95

Hardcover

HV553

Pine and colleagues describe a structure and process for understanding the nature of natural and human-caused hazards and strategies for building sustainable communities. They demonstrate how to use hazard analysis to identify and prioritize risks and to develop approaches to community hazard mitigation. Public, private, and non-profit organizations can use the approach. Among the topics are identifying hazards, modeling natural and human-caused hazards, assessing the risk of hazards, risk communication, and the hazards risk management process. ([umlaut] Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR)

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