Disaster Relief Act of 1965: July 19 and 20, 1966 (89-22)

Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Public Works. Subcommittee on Flood Control

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Category: Disaster relief

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Committee Serial No. 89-22. Considers S. 1861 and 11 related bills, to create standby disaster relief authority and programs. Pt. 2: Continuation of hearings on S. 1861, to provide Federal and state grants, and readjusted Housing and Home Finance Agency, VA, and SBA loans for disaster victims.

Investigation of Dirigible Disasters

Hearings Before ..., 73-1 Pursuant to H. Con. Res. 15 ..., May 22 to June 6, 1933

Author: United States. Congress. Investigate Dirigible Disasters Joint Committee

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Page: 944

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Federal crop insurance and disaster assistance programs

hearings before the Subcommittee on Agricultural Production, Marketing, and Stabilization of Prices of the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, United States Senate, Ninety-fifth Congress, second session ...

Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry. Subcommittee on Agricultural Production, Marketing, and Stabilization of Prices

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Category: Crop insurance

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Disaster, Struggle, Triumph

The Adventures of 1000 "boys in Blue," from August, 1862, to June, 1865

Author: Arabella M. Willson

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Category: New York (State)

Page: 593

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UNDRO News

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Category: Disaster relief

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Ecological Disasters in Nigeria

Soil Erosion : Proceedings of the National Workshop on Ecological Disasters: Soil Erosion, Owerri, 8-12 September, 1986

Author: Vincent O. Sagua

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Category: Soil conservation

Page: 425

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Tolley's Handbook of Disaster and Emergency Management

Principles and Practice

Author: Raj Lakha

Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann

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Category: Political Science

Page: 645

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As a result of recent high-profile disasters the area of Disaster Management is becoming increasingly significant and recognises within both the public and private sectors, spanning the areas of health and safety, occupational health and risk and facilities management. A growing number of organisations are undertaking measures to protect themselves against potential disaster, and many find themselves faced with this daunting responsibility. Tolley's Handbook of Disaster and Emergency Management: Principles and Practice collates all the key components of Disaster and Emergency Management in one handbook. Written specifically for professionals with responsibility for Health and Safety, Crisis, Disaster and Emergency Management and Incident Prevention, it is designed to help readers understand and formulate a Disaster and Emergency Management Policy for their workplace. It will also help organisations plan to ensure business continuity and safeguard the health and safety of their staff in the event of a Disaster. This second edition has been updated to include: * A new chapter on the subject of Disaster Recovery: Creating Crisis Resilient Communications and Information Systems * A new chapter on Investigations and Inquiries * Detailed information on SARS * Information on the Civil Contingencies Bill * Details on Terror Legislation, including the Terrorism Act 2000 and the Anti-Terrorism, Crime and Security Act 2001

Natural disasters: Earthquakes

Author: Jane Alison Walker

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Category: Earthquakes

Page: 32

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Describes the forces that cause earthquakes; famous earthquakes in history; the possible environmental effects, such as global warming; and earthquake predictions and precautions.

Survival Guide

Top 20 Ideas How to Survive Natural Disaster in Your Home: (Survival Book, Natural Disasters Survival, How to Survive Natural Disasters)

Author: Lambert Lewis

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

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Page: 24

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Survival Guide: TOP 20 Ideas How to Survive Natural Disaster in Your Home Natural and man-made disasters are epidemic in the modern world. All you have to do is switch on the daily newscast and you hear of the disastrous mix of wildfires, earthquakes, hurricanes and snowstorms. It seems that there is a veritable Armageddon buffet ready and waiting for all of us 24 hours a day. So, it really isn't any wonder that people are becoming greatly concerned with how they themselves would handle a calamity of biblical proportions should it come their way. Don't worry friend, this book puts together all of the best tips, tricks, and advice for any emergency that you may face. Bringing together the knowledge and authority of experts in the field, this book delivers to you 20 proven means to come out of any conflagration alive and well. Learn how to prep your car for an ice storm and how to navigate through a wildfire. This book has it all! In this book you will discover how you can: Prep your Home Stay safe from Fire Survive an Earthquake Handle Floods and Snowstorms And much more!