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Emergency services books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Emergency services category. Presented with a red border are the Emergency services books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Emergency services books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!


Recently Published

Counter-Terrorism for Emergency Responders by Robert A. Burke Counter-Terrorism for Emergency Responders

Using the authors many years of experience in emergency services and his skills as a hazardous materials consultant, prepares the first responder to handle everything from re-establishing control and on-scene triage to investigating the crime. Including information on pre-incident and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/11/2017

Urban Emergency Management Planning and Response for the 21st Century by Thomas (Director of Emergency Management, Titan Security Group) Henkey Urban Emergency Management Planning and Response for the 21st Century
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Urban Emergency Management: Planning and Response for the 21st Century takes the concepts and practices of emergency management and places them in the context of the complex challenges faced by the contemporary city. Cities provide unique challenges to emergency managers....
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/09/2017

Fire and Rescue Services Leadership and Management Perspectives by Peter Murphy Fire and Rescue Services Leadership and Management Perspectives

This unique text fills a major gap in the emergency services literature by surveying the research on fire and rescue service management in the UK. An extensive evidence base focuses on organizational culture, leadership skills, standards, and accountability, emphasizing the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/09/2017

Hazmat Guide for First Responders by Michael L. Madigan Hazmat Guide for First Responders

The goal of this book is to help train hazmat response teams and other responders in disaster training, techniques, and planning.The book will also help define and sharpen training plans and assumptions. Focusing on lessons learned from real-world experiences during...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/05/2017

Hazmat Guide for First Responders by Michael L. Madigan Hazmat Guide for First Responders

The goal of this book is to help train hazmat response teams and other responders in disaster training, techniques, and planning.The book will also help define and sharpen training plans and assumptions. Focusing on lessons learned from real-world experiences during...
Format: Paperback - Released: 23/05/2017

Smart Technologies for Emergency Response and Disaster Management by Liu Zhi Smart Technologies for Emergency Response and Disaster Management

Offers an overview of current difficulties, challenges, and solutions that technology must adapt to in crisis situations. Highlighting pertinent topics such as network recovery, evacuation design, sensing technologies, and video technology, this publication is ideal for engineers, professionals, academics, and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/05/2017

Case Studies in Disaster Response and Emergency Management by Nicolas A. Valcik, Paul E. Tracy Case Studies in Disaster Response and Emergency Management
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Designed to enable practitioners and students to evaluate a variety of real-life emergencies from every angle, this new edition of Case Studies in Disaster Response and Emergency Management provides clear, thorough, step-by-step descriptions of more than 50 major disasters or...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/05/2017

Communicating Emergency Preparedness Practical Strategies for the Public and Private Sectors by Damon P. Coppola, Erin K. Maloney Communicating Emergency Preparedness Practical Strategies for the Public and Private Sectors
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This fully revised edition of Communicating Emergency Preparedness: Practical Strategies for the Public and Private Sectors includes timely case studies, events, and references to articles and opinions about the direction of emergency preparedness communication. The authors draw upon their professional...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/04/2017

Coming Soon

Large-Scale Evacuation The Analysis, Modeling, and Management of Emergency Relocation from Hazardous Areas by Pamela Murray-Tuite, Michael K. Lindell, Paul Brian Wolshon, Earl Baker Large-Scale Evacuation The Analysis, Modeling, and Management of Emergency Relocation from Hazardous Areas
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This book focuses on the topic of modeling evacuations that use the road transportation network. It combines perspectives from social scientists and transportation engineers, fields that have traditionally approached evacuation modeling from distinctly different perspectives. It discusses the evacuation of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/02/2018

Other books in this genre

On the Frontlines of the Welfare State How the Fire Service and Police Shape Social Problems by Barry Goetz On the Frontlines of the Welfare State How the Fire Service and Police Shape Social Problems

Although public safety agencies protect our well-being, they also shape social problems and community inequities. Public safety protections promote what T.H. Marshall called social rights of equitable citizenship. Frontlines of Welfare State shows how public safety agencies function as welfare...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/02/2017

Integrating Emergency Management and Disaster Behavioral Health One Picture through Two Lenses by Brian (Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, Department of Psychiatry, Uniformed Services University of the Health S Flynn Integrating Emergency Management and Disaster Behavioral Health One Picture through Two Lenses
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Integrating Emergency Management and Disaster Behavioral Health identifies the most critical areas of integration between the profession of emergency management and the specialty of disaster behavioral health, providing perspectives from both of these critical areas, and also including very practical...
Format: Paperback - Released: 23/01/2017

Intermodal Container Emergencies by Michael S. Hildebrand, Gregory G. Noll, Bill Hand Intermodal Container Emergencies
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Intermodal Container Emergencies, Second Edition is designed to provide public safety and industry emergency response personnel with the background information, general procedures, and response guidelines to be followed when operating at an incident involving intermodal containers. This information will assist...
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/01/2017

Introduction to Emergency Management by George (Founding partner, Bullock and Haddow LLC; Adjunct Professor, Homeland Security Studies, Tulane University, New  Haddow Introduction to Emergency Management
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Introduction to Emergency Management sets the standard for excellence in the field and has educated a generation of emergency managers. Haddow, Bullock, and Coppola return for the sixth edition with an emphasis on climate change as a major hazard. Fully...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/01/2017

Northern Exposures A Canadian Perspective on Occupational Health and Environment by David Bennett, Charles Levenstein, Robert Forrant, John Wooding Northern Exposures A Canadian Perspective on Occupational Health and Environment
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'Northern Exposures' is an important and thought-provoking book that shows how the labor movement has embraced environmental protection and is beginning to create a new and more sustainable vision for the future. Dave Bennett's knowledge and commitment shine through. He...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/12/2016

Introduction to Emergency Management by Brenda Phillips, David M. Neal, Gary Webb Introduction to Emergency Management
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Revised edition of the authors's Introduction to emergency management, 2012.
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/11/2016

Innovative Thinking in Risk, Crisis, and Disaster Management by Dr. Simon J. Bennett Innovative Thinking in Risk, Crisis, and Disaster Management

Risk is an enduring theme of modern life. It permeates political, economic and environmental domains. Some risks are unavoidable. Others are not. Innovative Thinking in Risk, Crisis, and Disaster Management provides ideas and action plans for in a risk society....
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/10/2016

Soft Targets and Crisis Management What Emergency Planners and Security Professionals Need to Know by Michael J. Fagel Soft Targets and Crisis Management What Emergency Planners and Security Professionals Need to Know

Uniting the best of Michael Fagel and Jennifer Hesterman's books in the fields of homeland security and emergency management, the editors of this volume present the prevailing issues affecting the homeland security community today. Many natural and man-made threats can...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/09/2016

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