Proceedings of the Forum on Risk Management and Assessments of Natural Hazards by Forum on Risk Management and Assessments of Natural Hazards (2001 Washington, D.C.)

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Office of the Federal Coordinator for Meteorological Services and Supporting Research in Silver Spring, Md .

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Subjects:

  • Natural disasters -- United States -- Congresses,
  • Natural disasters -- Economic aspects -- United States -- Congresses,
  • Environmental risk assessment -- United States -- Congresses,
  • Information storage and retrieval systems -- Natural disasters -- Congresses,
  • Emergency management -- United States -- Congresses,
  • Risk management -- United States -- Congresses

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Other titlesForum on Risk Management and Assessments of Natural Hazards
StatementOffice of the Federal Coordinator for Meteorological Services and Supporting Research.
GenreCongresses.
ContributionsUnited States. Office of Federal Coordinator for Meteorological Services and Supporting Research.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23016969M
OCLC/WorldCa48402356

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The paper provides an overview on risk assessment approaches in case of natural hazards, suggesting some basic work steps for the future development of innovative and integrated tools. ISBN: 27th Institution of Chemical Engineers Symposium on Hazards (HAZARDS 27) Birmingham, United Kingdom 10 - 12 May File Size: KB.

Risk assessment is a process to determine the probability of losses by analyzing potential hazards and evaluating existing conditions of vulnerability that could pose a threat or harm to property, people, livelihoods and the environment on which they depend (UN-ISDR, ).

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