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Man-made Disasters

Introduction

Man made disasters cover a wide range of events created largely due to accidents, negligence or sometimes even by human design, which result in huge loss of lives and property every year in South Asia. These include road, rail, river, marine and aviation accidents, oil spill, building and bridge collapse, bomb blast, industrial and chemical accidents etc. These also include the threats of nuclear, biological and chemical disasters.

 Links:

http://saarc-sdmc.nic.in/pdf/publications/sdr/chapter-13.pdf