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Term Paper

Weather

Tornadoes Nature's Phenomenon

Words: 1019
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Tornadoes: Nature's Phenomenon hat is a Tornado? A tornado is "a violent, destructive, whirling wind accompanied by a funnel-shaped cloud that progresses in a narrow path over the land"…

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7 Pages
Term Paper

Weather

Tornadoes What Causes a Tornado Tornado' Comes

Words: 2242
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

TORNADOES What causes a tornado? Tornado' comes in English from a Spanish word 'tornada' that means 'thunderstorm'. As defined by Nation Weather Service, a tornado is a 'violently rotating…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Weather

Tornadoes From the Viewpoint of

Words: 1395
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Today, however society has an extremely advanced ability to be forewarned of a possible or actual tornado sighting before it ever touches ground. One method commonly used is a…

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2 Pages
Essay

Weather

Tornado Disaster in 1925

Words: 596
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Tri-State tornado of 1925 is known to be one of the most lethal natural phenomena that has hit the U.S. especially because it found the residents of the three…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Weather

Tornadoes Including the Basic Background

Words: 1967
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Seconds later the twister struck. The kitchen door fell on the husband, pinning him to the ground. After the roof blew away, hail battered his face and body. The…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Weather

Destructive Force of Tornadoes

Words: 950
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Tornadoes in the United States Every state in the union has experienced them, and the destruction caused by tornadoes each year can climb into the billions of dollars. Scientists…

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5 Pages
Essay

Weather

Tennessee Tornadoes on January 24 1997 a

Words: 1411
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Tennessee Tornadoes On January 24, 1997, a supercell resulted in a tornado outbreak that spurred 13 tornadoes across middle Tennessee with an estimated damage in excess of nine million…

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Research Paper

Weather

Tuscaloosa Alabama Tornado Event in

Words: 1200
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Research Paper

It is also noted within this same report that the Alabama Power reacted very promptly to the power outage by installing 6,000 distribution poles and placing well over 4…

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12 Pages
Term Paper

Weather

Greensburg KS F-5 Tornado

Words: 3795
Length: 12 Pages
Type: Term Paper

convert it into "Green Town" Overall Analysis of the ebuilding Process The region of Greensburg is an agricultural community, which is located in south-central Kansas. The day of May…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Weather

Formation of Tornadoes

Words: 1235
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

formation of a tornado; the composition, causes, kinds and magnitude of destruction this natural calamity is capable to bring about. Tornado, a mysterious and violently destructive windstorm, is a…

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4 Pages
Research Paper

Government

Severe Tornado Outbreak in the Southern United States

Words: 1297
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Interagency Cooperation of Incident ManagementSevere Tornado Outbreak in the Southern United States, April 2011Brief DescriptionOn 27-28th April 2011, America witnessed its severest tornado outbreak since the year 1974. The…

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3 Pages
Research Paper

Weather

Example of a Destructive Tornado or Hurricane

Words: 907
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Joplin Tornado The author of this report has been asked to focus on a single hurricane or tornado and how it impact human and societal life. Being that it…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Psychology

Coping With a Disaster or Traumatic Events 2011 Tornadoes

Words: 554
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Coping with a Disaster or Traumatic Event Disasters are realities and bearing this in mind, there is a requirement to have comprehensive plans to ensure that there are coping…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Weather

Disaster Preparedness Plan

Words: 1631
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Disaster Preparedness Plan: Georgia has been an area threatened by some of form of natural disaster that has a huge negative impact on the well-being of its residents and…

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5 Pages
Research Paper

Business - Management

Emergency Plan

Words: 1470
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Emergency Plan Business Name: MWV located in Covington VA Number of Employees 190 Emergency management plan entails a system of managing resources, information analysis and decision making in the…

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10 Pages
Case Study

Weather

Geology 1 Discuss Which of the Interrelationships

Words: 3109
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Case Study

Geology (1) Discuss which of the interrelationships between the environmental spheres, in your experience, has had the biggest effect on human society, or vice versa. Give some examples. The…

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2 Pages
Application Essay

Weather

Risk Perception and Communication Human

Words: 637
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Application Essay

From the historic standpoint, as well as from a scientific standpoint, the hill's ability to protect against tornados is once again promoted as a myth. Originated from the Native…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Transportation

Disaster Recovery in Joplin Missouri

Words: 1551
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Joplin Tornado Disaster The Category EF-5 tornado that struck Joplin, Missouri, in 2011 devastated the region, killing 161 people and injuring over a thousand more (Smith, Sutter, 2013). In…

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12 Pages
Term Paper

Business

Disaster Recovery Planning Over the

Words: 4106
Length: 12 Pages
Type: Term Paper

For example, the company could consider placing the data recovery system in the desert between West Texas and Nevada. In general, these areas are not subject to tornados or…

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3 Pages
Book Review

Weather

Environmental Review the Carbon in

Words: 734
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Book Review

10) the locations of oceans and seas, which are determined by the movement of continental plates, affect the ability for ocean waters to circulate heat around the Earth, and…

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2 Pages
Research Paper

Healthcare

Catastrophic Events Preparing for Catastrophic

Words: 632
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Paper

The failure to be able to deal with the fallout of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans caused many overstressed hospital workers to respond in what would later be regarded…

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2 Pages
Thesis

Weather

Local Climate Investigation Climate Investigation

Words: 796
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Thesis

"The Great Storm reigns today as the deadliest natural disaster in U.S. history. Between 10,000 and 12,000 people died during the storm...the added toll on commercial structures created a…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Business - Management

Decisions in Paradise Part II

Words: 688
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Nik and the following is my problem. I have been assigned to a beautiful island in order to help my team, Alex and Chris, set up their work site.…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Business

Security and Governance Program Is A Set

Words: 1539
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

security and governance program is "a set of responsibilities and practices that is the responsibility of the Board and the senior executives." This is the procedures by which the…

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17 Pages
Article

Agriculture

Challenges of Opening NYC Restaurant

Words: 4930
Length: 17 Pages
Type: Article

NYC African Restaurants African Restaurants African Restaurants in NYC The restaurant's soft industrial lighting makes the chrome gleam. A soft and expansive backdrop of blue gives the space a…

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10 Pages
Research Paper

Environmental Science

Social Risk and Vulnerability Analysis

Words: 4052
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Social isk and Vulnerability Analysis Comment by Babyliza: There's No Abstract Vulnerability to hazards is affected by several factors, comprising age or income, the power of social networks, and…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Urban Studies

Building High-Rise Buildings in Any

Words: 1245
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

In the United States over 1,000 tornadoes occur annually (Grazulis 1993), but they are difficult to predict, and average warning lead times are only 10-15 minutes, meaning that, unlike…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Terrorism

Homeland Insecurity

Words: 589
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Advice, Not Color Codes John Stossel, commentator for ABC news shows, is well-known for his TV segments titled "Give Me a Break!" In these short segments, he talks about…

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10 Pages
Term Paper

Healthcare

Parkland Hospital A Dallas Icon the History

Words: 3857
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Parkland Hospital: A Dallas Icon The history of the City of Dallas would hardly be complete without consideration of Parkland Hospital and its contributions to the Dallas community. Parkland…

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3 Pages
Essay

Weather

Aslp Planning Emergencies Emergency Management Plan Is

Words: 1011
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

ASLP Planning Emergencies Emergency management plan is the document that contains information on how the authorities, people and businesses can respond, prepare and mitigate the risks associated with hazards…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Transportation

Emergency Communications

Words: 1008
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Emergency Planning Hazard Potential Grid Criteria Proba- bility Predic- tability Fre- quen- cy Speed of Onset Control- lability Op- tions Scope and Inten- sity Assis- tance Com- munity Vulnera-…

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5 Pages
Assessment

Education - Computers

Web Sources Websites Are an Effective Medium

Words: 1661
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Assessment

Web Sources Websites are an effective medium of promotion and providing necessary information. It can be used for the purpose of disseminating knowledge and can also achieve a purpose…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Business - Miscellaneous

Technology That Can Be Used

Words: 1118
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

If the area they were placed in was prone to blizzards, earthquakes, terrorist outbreaks or anything else the public to be educated that if it heard the sirens it…

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4 Pages
Essay

Business - Management

Decisions in Paradise III With Paretto Analysis

Words: 1665
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Decisions in Paradise III With Paretto Analysis Decisions in Paradise II Cesar a ivera oy Chuang Decisions in Paradise II This is Nik's problem Nik has landed on Kava…

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4 Pages
Research Paper

Teaching

Involving Second Graders in Class Evaluations

Words: 1458
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Lesson Plan Developing Writing and Reading Skills for Second Graders Standards and Objectives: The objectives of this lesson plan include: a) inspiring students to create ideas with light-hearted fun;…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Leadership

Field Grade Officers and Achievement of Organizational Results

Words: 2116
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

ILE L100 I was pretty enthusiastic when I returned to the 56th ACT having been ordered to assume responsibility as the deputy brigade commander (DCO). I felt proud and…

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8 Pages
Essay

Sports - College

Buell and the Case Study

Words: 2399
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Essay

successful entrepreneur takes a lot of hard work. People often require a great idea and excellent implementation of said idea to gain success. Using the business competition chain, people…

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3 Pages
Essay

Plays

The Story of a Thirteen Year Old Boy Lost in the Canadian Wilderness

Words: 1155
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Hatchet - Plot The book by Gary Paulsen, Hatchet, is one of the most highly rated and revered young person's stories. A thirteen-year-old boy named Brian Robeson finds himself…

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15 Pages
Research Paper

Literature

Analyzing Funding for Usace

Words: 4888
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Research Paper

USACE program funding, compliant with Federal Continuity Directive 1. It will also address processes required for continuing the business continuity plan for the Nation's Survivability and Critical Infrastructure. The…

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10 Pages
Thesis

Economics

Business Workplace Continuity and Contingency

Words: 3113
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Thesis

Threats due to weather include floods, earthquakes, hurricanes, tornadoes and blizzards. Planning for weather events should be very realistic in nature. Major weather events usually occur in 25, 50…

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11 Pages
Research Proposal

Psychology

Psychologic Effect on People in

Words: 3632
Length: 11 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

This revision, they note, was "partly in recognition of research demonstrating that traumatic events were in fact not uncommon. DSM-IV defines the traumatic stressor as when a person 'experienced,…

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59 Pages
Term Paper

Business

Risk Minimization and Loss Prevention

Words: 16256
Length: 59 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Small usiness' Need for a CPA One of the critical investments a small business can make to mitigate loss and risk is hiring a CPA and putting that CPA…

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8 Pages
Essay

Business

Community Outing Risk Report Touring Old Mesilla

Words: 2881
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Essay

Community Outing isk eport: Touring Old Mesilla The outing proposed needs to be a four hour tour for a group of 20 individuals with varied backgrounds, experience, and physical…

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15 Pages
Thesis

Weather

Global Warming Fact Rather Than Fiction the

Words: 4657
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Thesis

Global Warming: Fact ather Than Fiction The focus of this paper is on global warming and its causes. In the introduction phase, we have given a brief overview of…

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2 Pages
Discussion Chapter

Terrorism

Managing Homeland Security

Words: 581
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Discussion Chapter

Managing Homeland Security isk and vulnerability There are two general types of disasters which occur, that of disasters which occur regularly with moderately severe consequences such as flooding and…

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15 Pages
Term Paper

Business - Management

Hazard Mitigation and Preparedness

Words: 3869
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Hazard Mitigation and Preparedness (U.S. Federal Programs: Advantages and Disadvantages) The confrontations and prospects for the reduction of hazards/disasters have never been greater than in the current period. In…

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5 Pages
Research Paper

Business - Management

Omaha P Executive Briefing on Current Emerging

Words: 1776
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Paper

OMAHA p Executive briefing on current emerging issues in emergency management to brief a local executive Executive briefing of emerging issues in emergency management: Capabilities, vulnerabilities, and needs for…

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34 Pages
Dissertation

Business

Social Business and the Retailer

Words: 9885
Length: 34 Pages
Type: Dissertation

Social Media etailing Applications: Opportunities and Threats How Has Social Media Developed and What are the Benefits and Downsides of Using Social Media for etailers Today? This study examines…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Business - Management

Emergency Planning and Operations Methodology

Words: 1276
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Emergency, Planning and Operations Methodology The Department of Homeland Security is fully aware of the importance of local and state first responders. Currently managed under the Department of Justice,…

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3 Pages
Essay

Mythology - Religion

Why God Can't Be Blamed for Evil

Words: 1256
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Problem of Evil Natural Evil vs. Moral Evil Natural evil is a term that embraces theodicy, in the sense that there are devastating earthquakes, and tornados, tsunamis, and hurricanes,…

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3 Pages
Essay

Weather

Support for the Reformation of the Stafford Act

Words: 1233
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Stafford Act can rightly be considered the principle legislation governing emergency and disaster management in the U.S., spelling "out - among other things - how disasters are declared, the…

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2 Pages
Essay

Careers

How Companies Can Prepare for Emergencies and Disasters

Words: 727
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

orkplace Emergency Planning hat preparations should be made by companies to be ready to respond when there is an emergency? hat kinds of emergencies should employees and management be…

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5 Pages
Essay

Transportation

Analyzing Continuity of Operations

Words: 1534
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Operations Outline the major risks associated with maintaining continuity of operations in the event of an environmental catastrophe. The Chief Operating Officer erwick Hospital System Risks Linked to Environmental…

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2 Pages
Essay

Environmental Science

The Scary Facts About Climate Change

Words: 659
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

History Of Climate Change and Potential Impact of Climate Change HISTOY AND POTENTIAL IMPACT OF CLIMATE CHANGE History of Climate Change Climate change can be traced back to the…

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Pages

Hurricane Harvey Essay

Words: 550
Length: Pages
Type:

On August 25, 2017, Hurricane Harvey made landfall on the coast of Texas.  While it was predicted to hit the United States as less destructive tropical storm or Cat 1…

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3 Pages
Essay

Business

Decisions in Paradise Case Study

Words: 963
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Early focus for moving operations to Kava will include organizational processes with a step-by-step plan, human resources evaluation, and study of ethical dilemmas that they might encounter. This project…

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15 Pages
Term Paper

Business - Management

Relevance of Academic Knowledge to

Words: 5016
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Term Paper

It needs to be well understood because just like knowledge, ingorance cannot be talked about without basing on some individual or group. It should therfore be negotiated soically because…

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5 Pages
Research Paper

Mythology - Religion

Frank Norris A Controversial Yet

Words: 1455
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Paper

(J. Frank Norris -- Everything on). Norris' Controversial Side Norris admits to a lot of behavior that he may not have been able to get away with in today's…

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2 Pages
Essay

Family and Marriage

Muller's Speech Military Secrets of

Words: 601
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Sanders is apparently concerned about having his readers understand the importance of thinking as life similar to how the Miller family thought about their farm. In spite of the…

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20 Pages
Thesis

Energy

LNG Process Risk Safety Modeling

Words: 5099
Length: 20 Pages
Type: Thesis

The main hazards related to LNG include: upture due to Corrosion upture while excavation upture while excavation upture during an earthquake upture due to mechanical failure upture at compressor…

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