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  • Rettungsdienst am Limit: Gesundheit von Einsatzkräften im Rettungsdienst (GERD®)by Heiko Schumann

    Diplomica Verlag 2012; US$ 32.81

    Hauptbeschreibung Die vorliegende Studie untersucht die Gesundheit von Einsatzkräften im deutschen Rettungsdienst (RD) und soll auf der Grundlage wissenschaftlicher Erkenntnisse als Hilfestellung bei der Entwicklung und Umsetzung neuer Projekte zur Gesundheitsförderung dienen. Die Erforschung von Faktoren, die dazu beitragen die Gesundheit von Einsatzkräften... more...

  • Notwendige Verteidigung und Verteidigerbeiordnung im Ines Rohne

    Duncker & Humblot 2011; US$ 72.53

    Hauptbeschreibung Das Ermittlungsverfahren stellt heute den entscheidenden Verfahrensabschnitt dar. Fehler der Strafverfolgungsorgane und Mängel der Verteidigung können später kaum noch korrigiert werden. Eine Verteidigung, die effektiv und wirksam sein soll, muss bereits in der Phase des Verfahrens einsetzen, in der die "Würfel fallen". Eine Verteidigerbeiordnung... more...

  • Homeland Security: Protecting America's Targetsby James Forest

    ABC-CLIO 2006; US$ 330.00

    "Since 9/11, the topic of homeland security has fueled heated debate throughout the country, which has only escalated with the continued war in Iraq. This three-volume set, which covers major areas of responsibility of those charged with maintaining security, should clarify the issue and provide useful information for all Americans?. Homeland Security... more...

  • Personnel Protection and Safety Equipment for the Oil and Gas Industriesby Alireza Bahadori

    Elsevier Science 2015; US$ 135.00

    Oil and gas companies are repeatedly cited by regulatory organizations for poor training and maintenance on providing personal protective equipment to their refinery workers. Managers of refinery and petrochemical plants are responsible for instructing their workers with the types of equipment available, how to properly wear the equipment, how to... more...

  • Understanding, Assessing, and Responding to Terrorismby Brian T. Bennett

    Wiley 2007; US$ 122.00

    Preparedness is the best weapon against terrorism Understanding, Assessing, and Responding to Terrorism: Protecting Critical Infrastructure and Personnel gives a detailed explanation of how to implement preventive and/or protective measures to ensure the safety of personnel and facilities. It includes: Easily customized templates for the... more...

  • Enhancing Human Performance in Security Operationsby Paul T. Bartone; Bjorn Helge Johnsen; Jarle Eid

    Charles C Thomas 2010; US$ 69.95

    In this age of terrorism, world and national security as well as policing the streets of our country have become an increasingly important objective. This book brings together international experts on stress, resiliency and performance. These experts draw on the latest research with military and police personnel to provide an integrated perspective... more...

  • Social Contract and Psychological Contractby Yvon Pesqueux

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2012; US$ 199.00

    The concept of contract is a key concept in organization science. It is variously defined as the term labels many forms of obligations and exchanges. Some are voluntary, some are not, some are market-based, some relational. It opens the notion of a broad conceptualization like a word with many definitions that all same to have some form of governance.... more...

  • Introduction to Homeland Defense and Defense Support of Civil Authorities (DSCA)by Bert B. Tussing; Robert McCreight

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 89.95

    The application of our Armed Forces within the states and territories of the United States is far from intuitive. The challenges of defending the country against assaults within the homeland are much more complex than engaging our enemies on foreign soil. Likewise, the introduction of the military?s appreciable capabilities in response to disasters,... more...

  • "In Case Atom Bombs Fall"by Michael Scheibach

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2009; US$ 39.95

    With the very real possibility of nuclear war looming on the horizon from 1945 to the early 1960s, both federal and local governments took on the responsibility of educating Americans on how to survive the expected blasts, residual fallout, and radiation poisoning. Duck and cover drills, bomb shelters, and evacuation plans became an integral part of... more...

  • Critical Infrastructureby Robert Radvanovsky

    CRC Press 2006; US$ 99.95

    Reporting on the significant strides made in securing and  protecting our nation?s infrastructures, this timely and accessible resource examines emergency responsiveness and other issues vital to national homeland security. Critical Infrastructure: Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness details the important measures that have been taken over... more...