Source:World Health Organization (WHO)Date Published:04/2018Format:PDFAnnotation:This 50-page document aims to provide information to planners in the health sector and to public health authorities who wish to learn more about chemical releases resulting from natural hazard events. While the main theme of the document is natural-hazard-triggered technological events, information is also provided about other sources of chemical release subsequent to a natural hazard event. The document gives an overview of the role and activities of the health sector at all stages of the risk management cycle.Type:ReportAccess Notes:Direct link to document: http://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/handle/10665/272390/9789241513395-eng.pdf?ua=1
Link to annex on Chemical Releases Associated with Earthquakes: http://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/handle/10665/272391/WHO-CED-PHE-EPE-18.01-eng.pdf?ua=1
Link to annex on Chemical Releases Associated with Floods: http://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/handle/10665/272392/WHO-CED-PHE-EPE-18.02-eng.pdf?ua=1
Link to annex on Chemical Releases Associated with Cyclones: http://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/handle/10665/272393/WHO-CED-PHE-EPE-18.03-eng.pdf?ua=1ID:17106. From Disaster Lit®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.