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Risk communication in action

Ivy Lin

Risk communication in action

the tools of message mapping

by Ivy Lin

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Published by National Risk Management Research Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, United States Environment Protection Agency in Cincinnati, OH .
Written in English

  • Risk communication -- United States,
  • Health risk communication -- United States,
  • Crisis management

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Ivy Lin and Dan D. Petersen.
    ContributionsPetersen, Dan., National Homeland Security Research Center (U.S.), United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Research and Development.
    LC ClassificationsT10.68 .L56 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 46 p. :
    Number of Pages46
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16486248M
    LC Control Number2007473473

      Program planning of any sort should begin with an explicit statement of objectives and how they will be evaluated. The following are the four major types of risk communication programs, categorized according to their primary objectives. Type 1: Information and Education. Informing and educating people about risks and risk assessment in general. GAO's revision will be effective beginning with fiscal year and the FMFIA reports covering that year. Management, at its discretion, may elect early adoption of the Green Book. Revision Process. Green Book revisions undergo an extensive, deliberative process, including public comments and input from the Green Book Advisory Council.

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