Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Public Works. Subcommittee on Flood Control
Category: Disaster relief
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.
United States. Congress. Investigate Dirigible Disasters Joint Committee
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
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
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