Ppt on precautions of tsunami

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MONSOON, FLOOD & FLASH FLOOD IN INDIA. CONTENT Monsoon in India. Flood hazard in India. Regions of country prone to floods, flash floods. Damages caused.

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KASHMIR, PAKISTAN OCTOBER 8, 2005. INFORMATION Epicenter: 12 miles northeast of Muzaffarabad and approximately 65 miles north-northeast of Islamabad Focus.

8, 2005 INFORMATION Epicenter: 12 miles northeast of Muzaffarabad and approximately 65 miles north-northeast of Islamabad Focus depth:10km MAGNITUDE It had a magnitude of 7.6 on the Richter scale FATALITIES AND INJURIES SURVIVORS Ihtesham-ul-Haq Mohammed Farid MAP PT MAP PT DIAGRAM OF CAUSE OF EARTHQUAKE WHERE ELSE THIS COULD OCCUR: AREAS OF RISKS AND SAFETY PRECAUTIONS WORKS CITED  http://list25.com/25/


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and wildfires Earthquakes and tsunamis Tropical storms and hurricanes Floods and tornados Avalanche Tsunami Earthquake Hurricane Man-Made Disasters Disasters caused by people Transportation accidents Acts of terrorism and bioterrorism Industrial / Event Important considerations Disaster scene must be safe before entering Standard Precautions and personal protective equipment Patient decontamination area Triage of victims Point of Distribution (POD) site Risk communication with the public Immediate Response /


The Sichuan Earthquake, China.. The Basics. Date: May 12 th, 2008. Location: Sichuan (Province of China.) Magnitude: 8.5 on Richter Scale. Sichuan, China.

they’re doing. 3. Provide info before the earthquake strikes. The use of newspapers, TV and radio can inform people quickly before the earthquake strikes. The information should provide what precautions to take (safety), how to secure your belongings from damage, and what /, especially in recent years. The largest in the UK being on the 7 th of June 1930, measuring 6.1 on the Richter scale. Earthquakes can also cause Tsunami’s. Earthquakes happen when plates move, so when the sea shares the same plate,/


HEALTH SERVICES AT EMERGENCY AND DISASTERS MINISTRY of HEALTH of the REPUBLIC of TURKEY Emergency Health Services General Directorate Dr. Muzaffer AKKOCA.

ent Centre Prime Ministry Crisis Management Centre Prime Ministry Head of Turkey Disaster and Emergency Domestic and Foreign Resources Crisis Centre of related ministry Crisis Centres of Ministries General Staff Crisis (desks) offices of the state institutions and organizati ons Garrison Command Crisis (desks) offices of the state institutions and organizations. Crisis Centres of district governors Needs Precautions Connection Connection when needed Govarnorate Crisis Management Centre HEALTH/


Business Continuity (Disaster prevention). Agenda General principles Lessons learnt from September 11 and other disasters (floods, Tsunamis, earthquakes,

September 11 and other disasters (floods, Tsunamis, earthquakes, fires) Implementation elements Media /, mould and mildew), leaking toilets?, burst geysers Big weather: storms, rain, lightning Types of Disasters environmental, such as an aircraft crash, hazardous material or chemical spills (including acids and/ Internal External Natural Malicious and deliberate Accidental Careless work procedures Take extra precautions Impact Probability Low High Risk assessment What records are located where? Which/


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million people living in areas that could flood. Precautions to Take To remain safe from floods you need to know when and how to deal with them. Lives could be saved by having more warnings of floods for places in threat. There are / storms, tropical cyclones, or tsunamis. They happen in the ocean and effects the general public and maritime interests along the coastline. They are caused by heavy surf, tidal piling, and storm surges, Other factors are tidal cycles, behaviors of the storm, river or stream/


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down, property loss is increasing rapidly. Perception of and Adjustment to Cyclones Perception of hazard depends on personal experience. – More experienced people may take hazard more precautions. – More experienced people may also take less precautions. Community adjustments to cyclone hazard: – / that someone will get “whacked” instead of us. Usually we are right, but the dead don’t come back to tell us what they learned. Scenes like this are common in tsunami waves and ocean cyclones. Water levels rise/


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Some natural destructive phenomena Some natural destructive phenomena are cyclones, lightning, earthquakes etc. Lightning is streaks of bright light and.

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