Estimating Health Risks from Infrastructure Failures

Estimating Health Risks from Infrastructure Failures

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Health risks from infrastructure failures are not well understood, despite the potential widespread introduction of chemical, microbial, and physical contaminants, as well as service disruptions. This study gathered input from various experts to define these issues. A strategy for intervention and mitigation was developed along with and mechanisms for timely, direct, inter-agency communication, coordination, and collaboration.Thus, the definition and implementation of best practices and due diligence change as gaps in knowledge are bridged. ... These include, but are not limited to , public health protection, medicine; epidemiology, basic science (e.g., biology, chemistry, physics), environmental engineering, process engineering, construction engineering; economics, law, political science, and first- response agencies (e.g., anbsp;...

Title:Estimating Health Risks from Infrastructure Failures
Author: Karen M. E. Emde
Publisher:American Water Works Association - 2006

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