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close this bookDisaster Mitigation Guidelines for Hospitals and other Health Care Facilities in the Caribbean (PAHO, 1992, 76 pages)
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Open this folder and view contentsChapter 2: The nature of natural hazards in commonwealth Caribbean countries
Open this folder and view contentsChapter 3: The critical nature of health care facilities in disaster mitigation
Open this folder and view contentsChapter 4: Design considerations for natural hazards
Open this folder and view contentsChapter 5: Designing new health care facilities for multiple hazards
Open this folder and view contentsChapter 6: Retrofitting of health care facilities for multiple hazards
View the documentAnnex 1: modified Mercalli intensity scale
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View the documentAnnex 3: checklist
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