Describe the challenges with storage and mass transportation of hazardous materials to and from a facility. What are some possible characteristics that would make for an unsafe structure with regards to fire codes? Recall a recent incident, and describe the impacts to the fire service and the importance of having a plan to mitigate these incidents.
Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Sandy affected a similar number of people in the United States, and emergency services managed to evacuate a similar number of people prior to the storm. The end result, however, in terms of financial, social and human life costs were drastically different.
What contributed to this difference? Consider the PPRR of emergency management.
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Complete an article review of a scholarly article relating to the course topic field.
Your article review should relate to the field of emergency management as it relates to Law Enforcement, the Fire Service, Medical field emergency planning, or disaster related management.
APA format. Title page PLUS 3 pages including the bibliography page.
Your review needs to contain the summary of the article and your review, included a critique of the article.
Explain how the properties of fire influence design and installation criteria.
Consider the fire dynamics of cooking oil on the design of fire protection.
Examine emerging technologies related to fire protection.
Describe standpipe classifications and components.
Recognize the possible impairments to standpipe and hose systems.
You are the risk manager of a hospital. A nurse from the operating room reports that, during a surgery, the head surgeon did not conduct a “time out” to confirm the side and site of the surgery. You question the surgeon, and he denies the incident. There is no injury to the patient.
What is the nature of the risk? Who is at risk? What additional information do you require? What actions can be taken to prevent recurrence of the incident
To support your work, use your course and textbook readings and also use the South University Online Library. As in all assignments, cite your sources in your work and provide references for the citations in APA format.
Overview Select a company of your choice, one that has been dealing with risk and uncertainty within the last six months, and write a 7 page paper in which you identify risk and identify comprehensive ways to should minimize its negative impacts and address risk while improving profitability. Instructions • Evaluate a company’s recent actions (within the last six months) dealing with risk and uncertainty. • Offer advice for improving risk management. • Examine an adverse selection problem your company is facing and recommend how it should minimize its negative impact on transactions. • Determine the ways your company is dealing with the moral hazard problem and suggest best practices used in the industry to deal with it. • Identify a principal-agent problem in your company and evaluate the tools it uses to align incentives and improve profitability. • Examine the organizational structure of your company and suggest ways it can be changed to improve the overall profitability. • Use at least five (5) quality academic resources in this assignment. One reference must be about the risk and uncertainty the company has faced in the last six months. o Note: Wikipedia, Investopedia, Course Hero, and similar websites are not acceptable references. o For the best results in your search for resource material, visit the Research Hub. The specific course learning outcome associated with this assignment is: • Determine solutions to organizational problems that take into account principles of risk management to improve operations and profitability.
Describe the safety design review process.
Explain the role and importance of safety in a safety management system.
Discuss how these concepts inter-relate with the safety management systems approach.
Your essay must be a minimum of two pages in length, and it should use standard essay format with an introduction, a body, and a conclusion. You must use a minimum of two scholarly sources in addition to your textbook. Any information from these sources should be cited and referenced in APA format, and your paper should be formatted in accordance with APA guidelines.
In considering the BP Oil Spill, what circumstances would ethically justify a government or private company in restricting information made available to the public during a disaster? At what point might other companies have an ethical right to intervene regarding environmental disasters?
Create a PowerPoint presentation based on either the accident of N200WQ, Colgan Airlines Flight 3407 on February 12, 2009 OR N963AS, Alaska Airlines Flight 261 on January 31, 2000. Information about these accidents can be found on the NTSB database and other resources. The presentation must include discussion of the pilot’s experience and maintenance practices, details of the accident, causal factors, and a professional recommendation for how the crash could have been avoided. YouTube links, photos, diagrams, and other graphics are encouraged (remember: aviators, in general, are very visual learners). The presentation must be 10–20 slides.
The Bhopal India disaster involving union carbide review osha safety requirements
Watch the: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HsuUQzhP2Ds
video youtube and utilize the information at http://www.bhopal.com/
for this paper. This paper should be 3 pages of text in APA format.
This paper should include the following:
Overview of the Bhopal, India disaster involving Union Carbide.
Review the process safety management requirments under OSHA and how they apply.
Be specific and provide references to the applicable chapters of the PSM standard.