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Title:
Individual preparedness and response to terrorism : chemical, radiological, nuclear, and biological attacks : a quick guide
Author:
Davis, Lynn E. (Lynn Etheridge), 1943-
Publication Information:
Santa Monica, CA : Rand, [2003]

©2003
Physical Description:
vii, 26 pages ; 23 cm
General Note:
"MR-1731/1-SF"--P. [4] of cover.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780833034878
Format :
Book

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Summary

Even people who consider themselves prepared to deal with common emergencies might not know what to do during a chemical, radiological, nuclear, or biological attack. This quick guide offers suggestions about how individuals can prepare for such attacks and what actions they can take during each type of attack to protect their own health and safety--and, possibly, their own lives


Table of Contents

Prefacep. iii
Acknowledgmentsp. vii
Introductionp. 1
Recommended Response Strategy: Chemical Attackp. 3
Recommended Response Strategy: Radiological Attackp. 7
Recommended Response Strategy: Nuclear Attackp. 11
Recommended Response Strategy: Biological Attackp. 15
Recommended Response Strategy: Personal Prioritiesp. 21
What You Can Do to Prepare Yourselfp. 23
What Government and Business Can Dop. 25