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Emergency preparedness / Boy Scouts of America.

Boy Scouts of America (Author). American Red Cross (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Series Information

Merit badge series.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial j PS BOY EMERGENCY (Text) 33946002678949 Parent/Teacher - 1st Floor Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 96 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: Irving, TX : Boy Scouts of America, [2011]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"The Boy Scouts of America is indebted to the American Red Cross for its subject matter expertise, review, and other assistance with this edition of the Emergency Preparedness merit badge pamphlet."--T.p.
"American Red Cross"--T.p.
"35888"--T.p. verso.
Includes text and color illustrations on end papers.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 93-94).
Formatted Contents Note:
Requirements -- Introduction: Scouts make a difference -- Emergency preparedness -- First Aid first -- Prepare, respond, recover, mitigate and prevent: The four aspects of emergency preparedness -- Questions for emergency preparedness -- Emergency packs and kits -- Types of emergencies: Emergency in the home -- Emergency in your car -- Emergency in the outdoors -- Weather-related emergencies -- Other emergencies -- Saving lives -- Community emergency service: Lending a helping hand -- Emergency mobilization plans and preparation -- Getting involved: Emergency service projects -- Emergency preparedness resources.
Summary, etc.:
An overview of emergency preparedness, including home, automobile, outdoor, and weather-related emergency actions, disasters, saving lives, community and national emergency services, and how to get involved in emergency service projects.
Subject: Boy Scouts of America > Handbooks, manuals, etc. > Juvenile literature.
Emergency management > Juvenile literature.
Disaster relief > Juvenile literature.
First aid in illness and injury > Juvenile literature.
Boy Scouts > United States > Juvenile literature.
Scouting (Youth activity) > Juvenile literature.

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