ERIC Number: ED074314
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Civil Defense, U. S. A.: A Programmed Orientation to Civil Defense. Unit 4. Warning, Emergency Operations, and Support Programs.
Defense Civil Preparedness Agency (DOD), Battle Creek, MI.
The need for, and a description of, emergency functions required to save lives and protect property in nuclear or natural disasters are presented. Topics discussed include: (1) The Civil Defense Warning System, (2) Introduction to the Emergency Operations Program, (3) Five subprograms of the Emergency Operations Program, (4) Emergency Operations Plan, (5) Emergency Operating Center, (6) Emergency communications, (7) Damage estimation, (8) Radiological defense, (9) Review of Emergency operations subprograms, (10) Introduction to programs which support the Emergency Operations Program, (11) Civil defense research, (12) Civil defense federal aid programs, and (13) Civil defense training and education. Panel discussions and a test are included. (CK)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Defense Civil Preparedness Agency (DOD), Battle Creek, MI.