NATIONAL PLANNING SCENARIOS: Executive Summaries - CEES
Scenario 12: Explosives Attack – Bombing Using Improvised Explosive ... range of potential terrorist attacks and natural disasters and the related impacts that face our nation. The objective was to develop a minimum number of credible scenarios in order to .... including the abilitiy to detect an incident, determine its impact,.
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dirty bomb vulnerabilities - Homeland Security & Governmental
Jul 12, 2007 ... explosive experts” to help his terrorist group manufacture ... 2 The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission defines a “dirty bomb” as ... Disruption,” in which “ contamination and anxiety are the terrorists' major objectives. ..... for evaluating the risks of dirty bombs … does not recognize all of the potential effects ...
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Risk Assessment - Federal Emergency Management Agency
Jul 26, 2013 ... The objective of this How-To Guide is to outline methods for identifying the ... to mitigate those risks. ... Manual to Mitigate Potential Terrorist Attacks Against Buildings ... step of the assessment process is to identify the value of a building's assets that ..... Figure 2-5 Potential blast effects – 200-lb car bomb .
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Radiation Attack: Medical & Psychosocial Management - King County
Learning Objectives ... complications of a myocardial infarction. ... Dirty bombs generally consist of waste by-products that are salvaged from discarded medical.
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"Dirty Bomb" Attack: Assessing New York City's Level - Federation of
Radiological Dispersion Device (RDD), or “dirty bomb,” attack, NYC's first ... This particular type of attack on NYC has the potential to create immense panic and ...... is necessary to identify the possibility and consequences of its occurrence. ... nuclear explosion; and the more probable but still chaotic “dirty bomb” attack.6 The.
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Radiological Security Progress Report - Nuclear Threat Initiative
The ingredients for a radiological dirty bomb—the very same isotopes that can make ... World leaders at the 2014 Nuclear Security Summit (NSS) recognized the growing .... OBJECTIVES OF THE IAEA CODE OF CONDUCT ... by potential adversaries. ... the region in medical costs and long-term environmental problems.
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Public Health Preparedness - Centers for Disease Control and
CDC has established nine goals for achieving the overarching preparedness ..... Epi-X helps ensure that local problems are contained and ... (e.g., a dirty bomb or nuclear detonation) ... to recognize potential health emergencies as early as ...
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Managing Risk in the global supply Chain
operational objectives while satisfying customers, cutting costs, and helping .... in their firms should identify possible global supply chain risks, develop probability and impact .... 1 risk on the minds of those surveyed was potential quality problems. .... “There have been a series of bombings in Bangalore, India, earlier today!”.
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program introduction - Occupational Safety and Health Administration
costs, planning goals, and a 4-step process for planning for and handling ... Recognize the potential impact (benefits) of an effective emergency plan. .... Module 2: Analyze Capabilities, Risks, and Vulnerabilities ... Nuclear Attack/ Radioactive Fall-out (Dirty bomb) .... such as explosions from a bomb or civil disturbances. Also ...
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1 Probabilistic Modeling of Terrorist Threats - Transportation
Dec 20, 2002 ... of potential attack scenarios have been generated, and a number of responses have been implemented or ... quantification of the risks posed by different scenarios. We present in this .... Its ultimate objective is to identify: ..... warhead explosion, a nuclear incident (i.e., a “dirty bomb”), a smallpox attack, and a.
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Getting Ready: Company Primer on Preparedness and Response
How to recognize a potential terrorist attack, including basic procedures you can put .... risks, begin to address these issues, and develop a closer dialogue with gov- .... tially come in a wide range of forms, depending on the means and objectives ..... The main danger from a dirty bomb is the initial blast, which could cause.
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Mass Casualty Decontamination for Hospitals Instructor's Guide
Other potential problems ... Take a short break, then continue with a discussion of the objectives for .... involving explosive, radiological, or some chemical agents, the effects are ... They should be able to recognize the potential for contamination of patients. .... Radiological dispersal device (dirty bomb): Gamma, Beta, or.
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Health and Medical Response to Active Shooter and Bombing Events
Jun 17, 2016 ... Terrorist attacks, including mass shootings and bombings, have ... who commit or support violence to achieve religious, political, or ideological goals. Violent ... To achieve the visibility needed to help identify potential risks, and to work with ..... of a “dirty bomb” should not be underestimated.7 Victims of blast ...
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Hospital planning for acts of terrorism and other public health - NCBI
In today's world the increased potential of terrorist attacks ... their goals, but with the advent of modern ... material with conventional explosives (''dirty ... bombings on the. London. Underground (the Tube) and on a London bus, ... Illness due to biological agents may be difficult to detect .... treat complications from radiation.
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Urban to Rural Evacuation: Planning for Rural Population Surge
In both scenarios presented in the survey (dirty bomb and pandemic influenza), 55% of ... Recommendation 3: Rural communities should consider the potential ...
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sport venue security: planning and - The SMART Journal
Organized terrorism has two distinct goals: inflicting the maximum amount of ... weapons of mass destruction are now real-world risks (Sidell, Patrick, ... In October 2006, the National Football League received a dirty bomb threat indicating the .... (2007), designated security personnel should be trained to recognize potential.
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The Potential for an Uncontrolled Mass Evacuation of the DC Metro
Dec 6, 2006 ... The basic objective of this study was to assess the likelihood of a spontaneous ... device, a radiological bomb, and use of a chemical weapon. ..... the complications associated with managing a spontaneous mass evacuation. ..... for a dirty bomb scenario (where an explosion occurred relatively nearby and a ...
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GAO-06-1081 - US Government Accountability Office
Sep 25, 2006 ... potential exposures to NBCR risks, sometimes because of ... Objectives, Scope, and Methodology ... insurance references to identify principles that insurers consider when .... The explosion also would produce high-energy radiation and ... can be used in dirty bombs, see GAO, Nuclear Security: DOE Needs ...
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Small Vessel Security Strategy - Homeland Security
Improvised Explosive Devices (WBIEDs). ..... operations, and the ability to screen or detect vessel-borne ... The overarching goals of the Small Vessel ... mitigate the potential security risks arising from ..... commonly referred to as a “Dirty Bomb. ”.
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Preventing Nuclear Terrorism: Continuous Improvement or
Mar 3, 2016 ... contributions in helping to formulate policies to decrease the risks of theft of ..... Box: Reducing the Risk of Radiological Dirty Bombs. .... The consequences of detonation of even a crude terrorist nuclear bomb ... accept regular reviews of their nuclear security arrangements. ..... potential adversary tactics.
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