Difference between revisions of "Emergency"

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=== Other International Definitions ===
 
=== Other International Definitions ===
{{definition|A sudden and usually unforeseen event that calls for immediate measures to minimize its adverse consequences.<ref>UNDHA, Disaster Management Glossary, 1992, 34</ref> }}
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{{definition|A sudden and usually unforeseen [[event]] that calls for immediate [[measure|measures]] to minimize its adverse [[consequence|consequences]].<ref>UNDHA, Disaster Management Glossary, 1992, 34</ref> }}
  
 
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==== ISO/PAS 22399:2007 ====
 
==== ISO/PAS 22399:2007 ====
{{definition|Sudden, urgent, usually unexpected occurrence or [[event]] requiring immediate action <ref>[http://www.iso.org/iso/catalogue_detail?csnumber=50295 ISO/PAS 22399:2007 Societal security - Guideline for incident preparedness and operational continuity management.]</ref>.}}
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{{definition|Sudden, urgent, usually unexpected [[occurrence]] or [[event]] requiring immediate action <ref>[http://www.iso.org/iso/catalogue_detail?csnumber=50295 ISO/PAS 22399:2007 Societal security - Guideline for incident preparedness and operational continuity management.]</ref>.}}
  
  

Revision as of 16:30, 12 September 2014

Definitions

European Definitions

Other International Definitions

A sudden and usually unforeseen event that calls for immediate measures to minimize its adverse consequences.[1]

National Definitions

Standard Definition

ISO/PAS 22399:2007

Sudden, urgent, usually unexpected occurrence or event requiring immediate action [2].


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