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International Journal of Safety and Security Engineering, Volume 6

Issue 4 (31/12/2016)

Environmental forensics: where techniques and technologies enforce safety and security programs

Author(s): M. LEGA & R. TETA

Pages: 10 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 709 - 719

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Simulation software tool to evaluate interferences between cellular public networks and GSM-R system

Author(s): M. GONZÁLEZ-GONZALO, J. CALLE-SÁNCHEZ, P.C. GUTIÉRREZ & J.I. ALONSO

Pages: 7 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 720 - 727

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Using fuzzy AHP and fuzzy TOPSIS approaches for assessing safety conditions at worksites in construction industry

Author(s): A. BASAHEL & O. TAYLAN

Pages: 17 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 728 - 745

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A mobile hospital – its advantages and functional limitations

Author(s): J. BAKOWSKI

Pages: 8 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 746 - 754

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Hurricane resilience indicators in Mexican Caribbean coastal cities

Author(s): O. FRAUSTO, A. VAZQUEZ, L. ARROYO, L. CASTILLO & M.L. HERNÁNDEZ

Pages: 8 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 755 - 763

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The socio-ecological analytical framework of water scarcity in Rafsanjan Township, Iran

Author(s): S. MEHRYAR, R. SLIUZAS, A. SHARIFI & M.F.A.M. VAN MAARSEVEEN

Pages: 12 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 764 - 776

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RESEARCH COMMUNICATION: USE OF THE SPATIAL EXTREMOGRAM TO FORM A HOMOGENEOUS REGION CENTERED ON A TARGET SITE FOR THE REGIONAL FREQUENCY ANALYSIS OF EXTREME STORM SURGES

Author(s): Y. HAMDI, C-M. DULUC, L. BARDET & V. REBOUR

Pages: 4 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 777 - 781

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Issue 3 (31/08/2016)

ESTIMATION OF FLOOD RISK MANAGEMENT IN 17TH CENTURY ON OKAYAMA ALLUVIAL PLAIN, JAPAN, BY NUMERICAL FLOW SIMULATION

Author(s): TADAHARU ISHIKAWA & RYOSUKE AKOH

Pages: 10 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 455 - 465

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SLOWING THE FLOW IN PICKERING: QUANTIFYING THE EFFECT OF CATCHMENT WOODLAND PLANTING ON FLOODING USING THE SOIL CONSERVATION SERVICE CURVE NUMBER METHOD

Author(s): H. THOMAS & T.R. NISBET

Pages: 8 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 466 - 474

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FLOOD RISK ASSESSMENT AND PRIORITISATION OF MEASURES: TWO KEY TOOLS IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF A NATIONAL PROGRAMME OF FLOOD RISK MANAGEMENT MEASURES IN MOLDOVA

Author(s): E. FRANK, D. RAMSBOTTOM & A. AVANZI

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 475 - 484

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FLOOD RISK MANAGEMENT IN NIGERIA: A REVIEW OF THE CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES

Author(s): V.O. OLADOKUN & D. PROVERBS

Pages: 12 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 485 - 497

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ASSESSMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL DAMAGES IN CASE OF FLOOD IN BODVA RIVER BASIN, SLOVAKIA

Author(s): MARTINA ZELEŇÁKOVÁ, PETER BLIŠŤAN, IBRAHIM ALKHALAF, LENKA GAŇOVÁ & LENKA ZVIJÁKOVÁ

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 498 - 507

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FLOOD DAMAGE ASSESSMENT IN A GIS – CASE STUDY FOR ANNOTTO BAY, JAMAICA

Author(s): H. GLAS, S. VAN ACKERE, G. DERUYTER & P. DE MAEYER

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 508 - 517

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FACTORS UNDERLYING THE CONCEPT OF RISK ACCEPTANCE IN THE CONTEXT OF FLOOD-PRONE LAND USE

Author(s): L. ALTARAWNEH, J. MACKEE & T. GAJENDRAN

Pages: 10 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 518 - 528

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FLOOD RISK MODELLING OF STULIANSKY STREAM IN LOPÚCHOV VILLAGE, SLOVAKIA

Author(s): RASTISLAV FIJKO, MARINA ZELENˇ ÁKOVÁ & IBRAHIM ALKHALAF

Pages: 8 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 529 - 537

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FLOOD RISK PERCEPTION, COPING AND MANAGEMENT IN TWO VULNERABLE COMMUNITIES IN KUMASI, GHANA

Author(s): D.K. AHADZIE, I. DINYE, R.D. DINYE & D.G. PROVERBS

Pages: 11 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 538 - 549

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COST-EFFECTIVE MITIGATION STRATEGIES FOR RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS IN AUSTRALIAN FLOOD PLAINS

Author(s): T. MAQSOOD, M. WEHNER, K. DALE & M. EDWARDS

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 550 - 559

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DEVELOPMENT OF A 3D DYNAMIC FLOOD WEB GIS VISUALISATION TOOL

Author(s): S. VAN ACKERE, H. GLAS, J. BEULLENS, G. DERUYTER, A. DE WULF & P. DE MAEYER

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 560 - 569

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DEVELOPMENT OF A STORM RUNOFF MODEL CONSIDERING PROCESS OF INDIVIDUAL BUILDING INUNDATION

Author(s): H. AMAGUCHI & A. KAWAMURA

Pages: 11 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 570 - 581

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VULNERABILITIES OF COASTAL COMMUNITIES RESULTING FROM CLIMATE CHANGE: A CASE STUDY OF SAN MATEO, BELIZE

Author(s): A. BELL, R. DUGGLEBY III & A. KINCH

Pages: 6 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 582 - 588

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TWO RECENT STORM-SURGE EPISODES IN THE ADRIATIC

Author(s): I. MEĐUGORAC, M. PASARIĆ, Z. PASARIĆ & M. ORLIĆ

Pages: 7 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 589 - 596

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COPING MECHANISMS OF SME IN RESPONSE TO 2011 FLOODS IN PATHUMTHANI, THAILAND

Author(s): S. PATHAK & M.M. AHMAD

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 597 - 606

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IMPROVING THE UPTAKE OF FLOOD RESILIENCE AT THE INDIVIDUAL PROPERTY LEVEL

Author(s): CARLY ROSE, JESSICA LAMOND, MARY DHONAU, ROTIMI JOSEPH & DAVID PROVERBS

Pages: 8 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 607 - 615

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DESIGN WITH FLOODS: FROM DEFENCE AGAINST A ‘NATURAL’ THREAT TO ADAPTATION TO A HUMAN-NATURAL PROCESS

Author(s): L. HOBEICA & P. SANTOS

Pages: 10 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 616 - 626

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INVESTIGATING THE FLOOD RESPONSIVENESS OF SMALL AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISES USING AGENT- BASED MODELLING AND SIMULATION

Author(s): G. COATES, C. LI, N.G. WRIGHT & S. AHILAN

Pages: 8 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 627 - 635

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ANALYSIS OF INSURANCE COMPANIES OPERATING IN SLOVAKIA IN TERMS OF FLOOD RISK INSURANCE

Author(s): M. MADAJOVÁ & Ľ. SOLÍN

Pages: 11 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 636 - 647

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THE STEVENS FLOOD ADVISORY SYSTEM: OPERATIONAL H3E FLOOD FORECASTS FOR THE GREATER NEW YORK / NEW JERSEY METROPOLITAN REGION

Author(s): N. GEORGAS, A. BLUMBERG, T. HERRINGTON, T. WAKEMAN, F. SALEH, D. RUNNELS, A. JORDI, K. YING, L. YIN, V. RAMASWAMY, A. YAKUBOVSKIY, O. LOPEZ, J. MCNALLY, J. SCHULTE & Y. WANG

Pages: 14 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 648 - 662

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ESTIMATING PEAK FLOW-DISCHARGE DURING EXTREME RAINFALL EVENTS FOR THE GAO-PING RIVER, TAIWAN

Author(s): J.-C.CHEN, C.YANG & J.CHING

Pages: 10 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 663 - 673

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IN PURSUIT OF RELIABLE FLOOD PREDICTION

Author(s): B.E. VIEUX & J.E. VIEUX

Pages: 10 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 674 - 684

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MODELLING INTEGRATED EXTREME HYDROLOGY

Author(s): FRANCISCO PADILLA, J-HORACIO HERNÁNDEZ, RICARDO JUNCOSA & PABLO R.-VELLANDO

Pages: 11 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 685 - 696

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FLOW INTENSIFICATION INDUCED BY TIDAL OSCILLATIONS IN TRIBUTARIES OF THE MEKONG RIVER

Author(s): H. TAKAGI, V. P. D. TRI, T. V. TY, N. D. THAO, L. T. ANH & G. V. VINH

Pages: 6 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 697 - 703

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Issue 2 (30/06/2016)

From risk management to quantitative disaster resilience – a paradigm shift

Author(s): S. P. SIMONOVIC

Pages: 10 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 85 - 95

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Risk and hazard assessment of extreme natural events for critical infrastructures

Author(s): J.-U. KLÜGEL

Pages: 7 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 96 - 103

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The adaptability of public space in Mexico City after an earthquake: A preliminary classification

Author(s): M. MONTEJANO-CASTILLO & M. MORENO-VILLANUEVA

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 104 - 113

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Advanced procedures for volcanic and seismic monitoring

Author(s): ALESSIO DI IORIO, SALVATORE STRAMONDO, CHRISTIAN BIGNAMI, STEFANO CORRADINI & LUCA MERUCCI

Pages: 7 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 114 - 121

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Real-time monitoring and forecasting of dike strength

Author(s): M. PONZIANI & D. BACHMANN

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 122 - 131

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Erosion risk mapping using RUSLE with GIS: Case study of Büyük Menderes river basin of Turkey

Author(s): M.A. ERDOĞAN, H. ESBAH & S. BERBEROGLU

Pages: 8 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 132 - 140

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Modelling the evolution of the financial impacts of flood and storm surge between 2015 and 2050 in France

Author(s): DAVID MONCOULON, MARTINE VEYSSEIRE, JEAN-PHILIPPE NAULIN, ZI-XIANG WANG, PIERRE TINARD, JÉRÉMY DESARTHE, CHADI HAJJI, THOMAS ONFROY, FABIENNE REGIMBEAU, & MICHEL DÉQUÉ

Pages: 8 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 141 - 149

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Vulnerability of agricultural areas to climatic risk and effectiveness of risk management policy scheme in Italy

Author(s): A. PONTRANDOLFI, F. CAPITANIO & A.G. PEPE

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Page Range: 150 - 160

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Drought risk management in Mexico: Progress and challenges

Author(s): D. ORTEGA-GAUCIN, M. LÓPEZ PÉREZ & F.I. ARREGUÍN CORTÉS

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 161 - 170

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A holistic approach for assessing impact of extreme weather on critical infrastructure

Author(s): M. RÄIKKÖNEN, K. MÄKI, M. MURTONEN, K. FORSSÉN, A. TAGG, P. J. PETIET, A.H. NIEUWENHUIJS & M. MCCORD

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 171 - 180

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Risk analysis of global warming-induced greenhouse gas emissions from natural sources

Author(s): Ü. MANDER, K. SOHAR, J. TOURNEBIZE & J. PÄRN

Pages: 11 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 181 - 192

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Blind-testing experiments for interpreting spatial-prediction patterns of landslide hazard

Author(s): ANDREA G. FABBRI & CHANG-JO CHUNG

Pages: 15 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 193 - 208

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Study on the safety management of toxic gas cylinder distribution using RFID

Author(s): BO-HEE SONG., JIN-HAN LEE., YOUNG-DO JO & KI-DONG PARK

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 209 - 218

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Fold project: Experimental assessment of the efficiency of an optical fibre to detect a gaseous leak in a buried pipe

Author(s): O. GENTILHOMME, G. AUDOUIN, D. HOUSSIN, B. RAGUIN & J-P LEININGER

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 219 - 228

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Emergency response plane of toxic gas releases with considering ventilation ratio and meteorological conditions

Author(s): YOUNG-DO JO & KI-DONG PARK

Pages: 8 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 229 - 237

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Comparing alternative budget allocation models to support strategic wildland fire program analysis across US National Parks

Author(s): YU WEI, DOUGLAS RIDEOUT, ANDY KIRSCH & NIKI KERNOHAN

Pages: 7 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 238 - 245

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Strategic planning and budgeting of wildland fire preparedness programs for risk management

Author(s): D.B. RIDEOUT, YU WEI, A.G. KIRSCH & N. KERNOHAN

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Page Range: 246 - 253

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Firefighting robot with video full-closed loop control

Author(s): H.B. WU, Z.J. LI, J.H. YE, S.C. MA, J.W. LI & X.N. YANG

Pages: 15 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 254 - 269

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A systematic review of information security risk assessment

Author(s): L. PAN & A. TOMLINSON

Pages: 11 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 270 - 281

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Model to assess supply chain resilience

Author(s): J. VARGAS & D. GONZÁLEZ

Pages: 10 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 282 - 292

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Using Monte Carlo simulation to mitigate the risk of project cost overruns

Author(s): ZAKIA BOUAYED

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Page Range: 293 - 300

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Surface-to-seabed safety: advantages of simulator practice for subsea installation

Author(s): L. VEDERHUS & Y. PAN

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Page Range: 301 - 309

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Emerging tools for evaluating safety management systems effectiveness

Author(s): T. BRADY & A. STOLZER

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Page Range: 310 - 320

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A methodological framework for sustainability risks identification in the urban water sector

Author(s): M. HEDRICH, M. ELLER & A. SONNENBURG

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Page Range: 321 - 329

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A training system based on virtual environments to prevent incidents and reduce accidents during decommissioning of nuclear facilities

Author(s): KWANSEONG JEONG, BYUNGSEON CHOI, JEIKWON MOON & JONGWON CHOI

Pages: 10 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 330 - 340

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Adaptation of crew resource management training in high-risk industries

Author(s): V. SCHUERMANN & N. MARQUARDT

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 341 - 350

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A risk-based methodology to assess run-off-road crashes on Austrian motorways – The riskant project

Author(s): C. STEFAN, R. STÜTZ, E. TOMASCH, P. LUTTENBERGER & C. KLEIN

Pages: 10 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 351 - 361

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The safety benefits of collision warning applications – evidence from on-road data

Author(s): O. MUSICANT & A. BOTZER

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Page Range: 362 - 371

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Risk-based inspection on highway assets with category 2 defects

Author(s): E.O. EKPIWHRE, K.F. TEE, S.A. AGHAGBA & K. BISHOP

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Page Range: 372 - 382

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Wide-area based traffic situation detection at an ungated level crossing

Author(s): M. JUNGHANS, A. LEICH, K. KOZEMPEL, H. SAUL & S. KNAKE-LANGHORST

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Page Range: 383 - 393

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The application of the CE regulation 402/13 and the quantitative evaluation of risk to the italian railway ‘SSC’ (supporting system for the driver) control command system

Author(s): F. SENESI, G. RIDOLFI & S. BUONINCONTRI

Pages: 11 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 394 - 405

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Performance of one-way reinforced concrete walls subjected to blast loads

Author(s): MOHAMED ABDEL-MOOTY, SAYED ALHAYAWEI, & MOHAMED ISSA

Pages: 11 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 406 - 417

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Response of reinforced concrete structural elements to near-field and contact explosions

Author(s): E. ATHANASIOU, F. TEIXEIRA-DIAS, F. COGHE & L. DESMARET

Pages: 8 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 418 - 426

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Application of the variational theory of complex rays to the determination of shock induced vibration of a RC structure

Author(s): C. ROUZAUD, F. GATUINGT, G. HERVÉ, O. DORIVAL & N. MOUSSALLAM

Pages: 10 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 427 - 437

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Uncertainty in the numerical modelling of masonry triplet tests under dynamic loading

Author(s): M. MENDOZA PUCHADES, R. JUDGE & G. BEATTIE

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Page Range: 438 - 448

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IN PURSUIT OF RELIABLE FLOOD PREDICTION

Author(s): B.E. VIEUX & J.E. VIEUX

Pages: 10 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 674 - 684

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Issue 1 (31/03/2016)

STATISTICAL MODELS FOR PREDICTING TORNADO RATES: CASE STUDIES FROM OKLAHOMA AND THE MID SOUTH USA

Author(s): JAMES B. ELSNER, TYLER FRICKER, THOMAS H. JAGGER, & VICTOR MESEV

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Page Range: 1 - 9

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HURRICANE VULNERABILITY OF COASTAL BRIDGES USING MULTIPLE ENVIRONMENTAL PARAMETERS

Author(s): M.G. CHORZEPA, A. SAEIDPOUR, J.K. CHRISTIAN, & S.A. DURHAM

Pages: 8 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 10 - 18

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IMPROVEMENT OF THE BUSINESS MODEL OF THE DISASTER MANAGEMENT SYSTEM BASED ON THE SERVICE DESIGN METHODOLOGY

Author(s): INKYU JEONG, JIWON SEO, JUNGTAK LIM, JAEHO JANG & JINYOUNG KIM

Pages: 10 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 19 - 29

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OUTLINING COMPREHENSIVE SECURITY ANALYSIS OF A CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE NETWORK

Author(s): T. TYRVÄINEN & I. KARANTA

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 30 - 39

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DYNAMIC CHARACTERISTICS OF A BRIDGE ESTIMATED WITH NEW BOLT-TYPE SENSOR, AMBIENT VIBRATION MEASUREMENTS AND FINITE ELEMENT ANALYSIS

Author(s): C. CUADRA, N. SHIMOI & M. SAIJO

Pages: 12 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 40 - 52

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RISK ASSESSMENT OF THE WHOLE-BODY VIBRATION EXPOSURE FOR DRIVERS OF ARMORED VEHICLES: A CASE STUDY

Author(s): G. ALFARO DEGAN, G. COLTRINARI, D. LIPPIELLO & M. PINZARI

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 53 - 62

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CRFM: AN APPLICATION OF THE FUZZY LOGIC IN APELL PROGRAMME

Author(s): C. COSENZA, G. SANDRES, P. SOUZA JUNIOR & E. SIGGETE

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Page Range: 63 - 72

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International Journal of Safety and Security Engineering

An Interdisciplinary journal for research and applications

The International Journal of Safety and Security Engineering, due to its special nature, is an interdisciplinary area of research and applications that brings together in a systematic way many disciplines of engineering, from the traditional to the most technologically advanced. The journal covers areas such as crisis management; security engineering; natural disasters and emergencies; terrorism; IT security; man-made hazards; risk management; control; protection and mitigation issues.