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close this bookConducting Environmental Impact Assessment in Developing Countries (United Nations University, 1999, 375 p.)
close this folder9. Emerging developments in EIA
close this folder9.4 Environmental risk assessments
close this folder9.4.11 Guidelines for disaster management planning
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View the document9.4.11.1 Specification
View the document9.4.11.2 Plot plan
View the document9.4.11.3 Hazardous area classification
View the document9.4.11.4 P & I diagrams
View the document9.4.11.5 Storage of inflammable liquids
View the document9.4.11.6 Risk assessment


The disaster management plan (DMP) should generally include the following:

• details of the specification of equipment and machineries, plot plan, and hazardous areas classifications;

• details of the risk assessment procedure adopted;

• details of the on-site and off-site emergency plan;

• details of the fire extinguishers and foams.

Figure 9.6 Relationship between the elements of risk assessment and risk management

Source: Environmental Risk Assessment for Sustainable Cities, Technical Publication Series [3], International Environmental Technology Centre, Osaka, 1996.