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*  Social effects of Hurricane Katrina
Criticism of government response to Hurricane Katrina Danziger Bridge shootings Economic effects of Hurricane Katrina Hurricane ... major hurricanes such as Hurricane Camille in 1969 had typically increased the popularity of a name due to its greater exposure ... Hurricane Katrina had many social effects. Firstly, many many lives were lost, while much more were disrupted. The hurricane ... They were on the balcony to observe the force of the hurricane when the balcony door slammed shut behind the, locking them out ...
*  CharityWatch
... and the philanthropic response to the 9/11 attacks. AIP's ratings have received exposure from Congress and the media; including ... AIP President Daniel Borochoff has testified before Congress about veterans charities, the aftermath of Hurricanes Katrina and ... "Committee on Ways and Means, Oversight Subcommittee, 107-47, Response to the Recent Terrorist Attacks". Waysandmeans.house.gov ...
*  American white ibis
... in Response to Chronic Experimental Methylmercury Exposure". Ecotoxicology. 20 (2): 358-364. doi:10.1007/s10646-010-0586-9. ... Native American folklore held that the bird was the last to seek shelter before a hurricane, and the first to emerge afterwards ... Exposure of American white ibises to methylmercury causes reduced foraging efficiency and it also makes them more likely to ... Exposure to methylmercury alters the hormone levels of American white ibis, affecting their mating and nesting behavior and ...
*  GIS and environmental governance
The criticism of the US government's response to the devastating effects of Hurricane Katrina in 2005, draw on such notions. ... By highlighting the importance of equality issues and the disproportionate exposure some people have to such events, they ... The National Audubon Society has been deeply involved in the Gulf Oil Response since the disaster, and has a dedicated program ...
*  HAZUS
... that perform economic loss scenarios for certain natural hazards and rapid needs assessments during hurricane response. Other ... First, it calculates the exposure for a selected area. Second, it characterizes the level or intensity of the hazard affecting ... It graphically illustrates the limits of identified high-risk locations due to earthquake, hurricane and floods. Users can then ... Hazus is used for mitigation and recovery, as well as preparedness and response. Government planners, GIS specialists and ...
*  Richard Bryant (psychologist)
Following Hurricane Katrina he was invited to co-develop a mental health protocol for managing disasters in the USA. Bryant ... In terms of treatment of PTSD, he has also conducted the first studies that showed genetic markers of treatment response, brain ... many Australian and international projects aimed at reducing PTSD and other mental health disorders following trauma exposure. ... These include the 9/11 terrorist attacks in New York, the 2004 Asian tsunami, and Hurricane Katrina. For example, he worked ...
*  Jewish Funds for Justice
After Hurricane Katrina struck the coast of the Gulf of Mexico, Jewish Funds for Justice frequently spoke out about the need ... The coalition produced an online survey that received nearly 9,000 responses. The online survey identified health care as the ... Institute for Southern Studies/Southern Exposure. 2007. Archived from the original on March 6, 2008. "jspot.org". Jewish Funds ... and supported the post-Hurricane Katrina rebuilding of the Gulf Coast of the United States. Through Jewish Funds for Justice's ...
*  Trauma: Life in the E.R.
In response, one appeals court ruled that the format of the show technically qualified as news and that the series deserved the ... Marvez-Valls did not perform tasks that would involve excessive exposure to needles, such as suturing or IV insertion, but he ... and Trauma services at Charity Hospital even after the hospital was shut down by Hurricane Katrina, practicing medicine in ... of the first reality shows to deal with the controversial issue of health care professionals and blood-borne disease exposure. ...
*  Environmental Quality Management
Before long, EQM and its team had 75 trained response personnel in the field assisting with the recovery effort. The EQM team ... Days after Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans and the neighboring Gulf Coast, the Federal Emergency Management ... EQM made recommendations to ensure proper cleanup of the asbestos-contaminated dust and to reduce the exposure of cleanup ... Within hours of the Columbia disaster, U.S. EPA Region 6 used its Emergency and Rapid Response Services (ERRS) contract to ...
*  Rigsby sisters
It would be in the company's interest to classify Hurricane Katrina damage as flood related to minimize its exposure to payouts ... a claim filed 21 April by the Mississippi Attorney General over allegations that they minimized wind damage in their response ... "Supreme Court Upholds Hurricane Katrina Fraud Verdict Against State Farm". NPR.org. Retrieved 2017-11-15. ... The sisters claim State Farm ignored or minimized wind damage to avoid payments relating to Hurricane Katrina and instead ...
*  Mold health issues
... the frequency of exposure and the concentration of the insult (exposure) are elements in triggering immune system response. ... For example, following Hurricane Harvey, the governor of Texas sought to expand the emergency response to allow mold ... In a study on the health effects of mold exposure after hurricanes Katrina and Rita, the predominant types of mold were ... Barbeau DN, Grimsley LF, White LE, El-Dahr JM, Lichtveld M (2010). "Mold exposure and health effects following hurricanes ...
*  Lisa P. Jackson
"The Response to the Oil Spill: 5/1/10". whitehouse.gov. May 1, 2010. Retrieved December 29, 2012. "Deepwater BP Oil Spill". ... Jackson's mother was living in New Orleans at the time Hurricane Katrina flooded the city in 2005, and Jackson drove her out of ... This allowed her to gain early exposure to a college environment. She attended Tulane University with a scholarship from Shell ... During her tenure, Jackson oversaw stricter fuel efficiency standards; the EPA's response to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill; ...
*  Institute for Southern Studies
Southern Exposure reported) and foreshadowing the 2007/2008 home credit crisis. After a two-year hiatus, Southern Exposure ... "Faith in the Gulf: Lessons from the Religious Response to Katrina" (August/September 2008), which highlighted the catalytic ... The Institute has published a series of influential reports on Hurricane Katrina, especially its social, political and ... Southern Exposure published quarterly from 1973-2000 and 2002-2005. As the Institute has expanded its online media, it now ...
*  Arkema
In response to fears of redundancy and to protests from employees at a number of production sites, the trade unions negotiated ... Arkema operates a plant in Crosby, Texas, which flooded during Hurricane Harvey in August 2017. Arkema said it was unable to ... causing thousands people to be forced to evacuate their homes and several first responders to experience chemical exposure. ... During Hurricane Harvey, some products stored in the plant in Crosby TX exploded ...
*  2014 Elk River chemical spill
In response, the research team modified the flushing protocol that was issued to homeowners and helped flush residences with ... On January 12, the number of patients treated at hospitals for their symptoms from chemical exposure grew to about 169. By that ... The unaffected city water departments in Milton and Hurricane and the Putnam Public Service District in Scott Depot provided ... However, the DEP, whose inspectors discovered the leak at 11:10 a.m. in response to residents' complaints about the odor, ...
*  132nd Wing
Less than a week after the destruction of Hurricane Katrina, 12 members of the 132nd Medical Group teamed up with 19 members of ... The "Excellent" received in each of the four major rated areas of Initial Response, Employment, Mission Support, and Ability to ... 80 to 100 patients a day with ailments ranging from minor cuts to dehydration and acute skin infections caused by exposure to ...
*  Rosa DeLauro
At the time Hurricane Irene hit the state and during the immediate aftermath, DeLauro was vacationing along Italy's Amalfi ... A Hartford Courant column rated DeLauro's storm response an "F". DeLauro told the New Haven Register she had "no apology for ... about pregnancy and breastfeeding by starting a nationwide media campaign and provides grants for research on certain exposures ... In August 2011, the 3rd District suffered extreme damage when Hurricane Irene made landfall along the Connecticut coastline. ...
*  EagleView Technologies
In 2012, EagleView provided tens of thousands of roof and wall reports in response to the damage done by Hurricane Sandy. The ... Edwards, Karen L. "Calculate Solar Exposure: Contractors utilize new technologies to provide solar installations". InterPV ... The company provided the same service in response to the tornado outbreak of May 18-21, 2013. In January 2014, Verisk Analytics ... EagleView introduced a solar 3D-roofing report for solar integrators and solar installers that estimates solar exposure, rafter ...
*  Hong Kong plastic disaster
The exposure of the incident caused strong response from the public. Many Hong Kong citizens went to the beaches to clean up ... Hong Kong Observatory reported hurricane signal No. 10 on the midnight of 24 July. The same night a container ship of CSCL ... After the exposure of the incident, Ko Wing-man, Secretary of the Food and Health Bureau, and Wong Kam-sing, Secretary of the ... After the exposure, distributors once worried that fish eating plastic pellets might have been poisoned and stopped buying ...
*  Hayward Fault Zone
Appropriate area response organizations would likely be similar to the 1950s civil defense structure, but such civilian ... Modified train scheduling to prevent multiple train exposure at faults has been determined by BART engineers to be impractical ... Experience with large area urban destruction such as caused by earthquake, hurricane, and firestorms has shown that complete ... Earlier earthquakes have been detected by trench exposure and associated radiocarbon dating. Combined with the historic record ...
*  Known and Unknown: A Memoir
Rumsfeld praises Bush's response to Hurricane Katrina, and he states that the military response was swifter than any previous ... He details the Abu Ghraib detainee abuse scandal and the public exposure of photographs of American soldiers abusing prisoners ...
*  Center for Child and Family Health
For example, CCFH currently collaborates with the Durham police officers as part of the North Carolina Child Response ... CCFH has provided assistance in the aftermath of national tragedies such as 9/11 and Hurricane Katrina. Prevention CCFH focuses ... and refer children experiencing distress related to their exposure to violence and other adverse events. CCFH has applied ... which was developed by CCFH faculty in response to an industrial disaster. In 2001, the US Office for Victims of Crime ...
*  Sarah Maslin Nir
... offices in response to a new rule instituted by Governor Cuomo in response to the article requiring all nail salons in New York ... In February 2013, in an article on post-Hurricane Sandy recovery efforts in heavily Irish-American Breezy Point, Queens, Nir ... The article praised Nir's exposure of exploitation and racism within the nail salon industry, but also acknowledged criticisms ... Part 3)," Reason (October 29, 2015) "New Questions on Nail Salon Investigation, and a Times Response". Public Editor's Journal ...
*  Liberty City (Miami)
National exposure continued with the popularity of nationally broadcast programs such as the NBC crime drama Miami Vice, which ... Built as a response to the deteriorating housing conditions in densely populated and covenant-restricted slums of Overtown, ... The plight of inner-city black Miamians increasingly came to be highlighted in national press into the 1980s as the Hurricanes ...
*  List of ICT4D organizations
Through its bold and controversial aim, the project has generated much exposure for ICT4Dev in general. The 50x15-project is a ... Inveneo also helped to set up a communication system for relief workers after Hurricane Katrina. Jamais Cascio, a co-founder of ... Its humanitarian development, emergency response, and conservation programs are in place in 180 countries worldwide. Rugged ...
*  Frank Lloyd Wright
The articles were in response to an invitation from the president of Curtis Publishing Company, Edward Bok, as part of a ... destroyed by Hurricane Katrina in 2005; and the Arinobu Fukuhara House (1918) in Hakone, Japan, destroyed in the 1923 Great ... creating the first major exposure of Wright's work in Europe. The work contained more than 100 lithographs of Wright's designs ... destroyed by Hurricane Camille in August 1969; the Louis Sullivan Bungalow of Ocean Springs, Mississippi, ...