Summary: qIncreasing frequency and severity of natural disasters during the last fifteen years in the Republic of Moldova, limited resources for prevention and mitigation of their impact, has increased the level of vulnerability of the population. Considered efforts are to be made to decrease vulnerability of population through a dipper study of human and societal dynamics, different methodologies of disaster forecast and prevention, transfer of technology and knowledge. In this publication theoretical knowledge and practical experiences in the area of natural and anthropogenic disasters are discussed. Practical recommendations are developed for the prevention of negative effects on the environment and society. It is demonstrated that international security policy is not limited just to regional security - it means ErGlobal SecurityE¼ - and efficient international cooperation is needed to ensure it.q--Publisher description.Source: www.buncefieldinvestigation.gov.uk/reports/report3.pdf. added in small amounts to the larger product tanks, as far as the specification allowed that, or were sent back to the refinery as slop, for reprocessing. The fuels stored in ... The Causes and Effects Investigations into the accident are being performed by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), in collaboration with the Environment Agency .
|Title||:||Risk Assessment as a Basis for the Forecast and Prevention of Catastrophies|
|Publisher||:||IOS Press - 2008-01-01|