Blackstone's Emergency Planning, Crisis, and Disaster Management by Brian DillonBlackstone's Emergency Planning, Crisis, and Disaster Management by Brian Dillon

Blackstone's Emergency Planning, Crisis, and Disaster Management

byBrian Dillon

Paperback | October 4, 2014

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Blackstone's Emergency Planning, Crisis, and Disaster Management is a practical guide for those involved in all aspects of emergency preparedness, resilience, and response. Primarily focused on the requirements of the Civil Contingencies Act 2004, it has been developed from the highly regardedEmergency Planning Officers' Handbook. The complete toolkit for anyone involved in emergency planning, business continuity, and resilience management, this must-have guide offers a comprehensive, chronological guide to each stage of emergency planning, from creating a plan or exercise through to setting up a control room and debriefingfor future improvement and development. There is also full coverage of how the emergency response is managed by each of the main agencies involved, helping you to gain a greater understanding of what to expect from each agency and the individuals participating, so they can be better integrated intoan exercise or plan. Overviews at the start of each chapter, key point and top tip boxes, as well as tasks and flowcharts provide you with the complete reference, whether you are beginning your emergency planning or simply need to refresh your memory as you initiate an exercise.
Brian Dillon is an emergency planning specialist with 30 years experience across the UK public sector as a police officer and as an independent consultant. Recognised as a nuclear emergency response expert advising at national and ACPO level, and appearing to give evidence at a public inquiry, he has worked overseas, most recently in ...
Title:Blackstone's Emergency Planning, Crisis, and Disaster ManagementFormat:PaperbackDimensions:384 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0 inPublished:October 4, 2014Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198712901

ISBN - 13:9780198712909

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Table of Contents

1. An Introduction to Emergency Planning2. Plans and Exercising - An Introduction3. Creating Your Plans4. Understanding the Emergency Response5. Co-ordinating the Emergency Response6. Exercise Design7. Exercise Management8. Planning and Organising the Exercise9. How to Run the Exercise10. Debriefing