• SOCIETY

    MODEL FOR ANALYSIS AND ASSESSMENT OF HAZARDOUS ENVIRONMENTS TO IMPROVE THE SECURITY OF THE POPULATION

    Science. Business. Society., Vol. 1 (2016), Issue 5, pg(s) 46-49

    Prevention of industrial accidents in Europe and creation readiness of the authorities and the community for countering them are aimed not only at major catastrophes, but also at the small ones, which threaten the society, jobs and environment. Regardless of the internationally accepted framework for prevention and counteraction the industrial accidents involving hazardous substances (refers to the Seveso type site/area related accidents), there are fields that have not yet been developed, such as an assessment of the vulnerability of various sectors of economy, their interdependencies and the impact on social life. Considering these challenges, the main objective of the current article is to bring to the attention of stakeholders an integrated package of advanced developments, both in terms of Seveso type site/area related accidents, caused by reason of technological failures (technological mistakes) or are due to targeted man-made activities (terrorism).