Title:Understanding Terrorism and Managing the Consequences Author(s): By Paul M. Maniscalco, Hank T. Christen Price: $30.33 (Hardcover) Buy it!
An effective on-scene resource, as well as the most comprehensive instructional guide, Understanding Terrorism and Managing the Consequences is appropriate for emergency planners at all levels Ð local, state, and federal. Providing an in-depth look at consequence response, Maniscalco and Christen detail safety procedures for emergency responders, scene search operations, precautions for secondary devices, and initial scene evaluation of a terrorism/tactical violence event. Their discussion of the incident management system as applied to terrorism/tactical violence response outlines procedures that will insure a coordinated and effective response plan. An overall analysis of the threat spectrum to emergency responders is a significant contribution offering numerous survival skills. Understanding Terrorism and Managing the Consequences is not only a broad but also a complete overview.