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Responding to emergencies involving chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) hazards : Information for members of the public. / Rogers, M. Brooke; Jones, Emma; Krieger, Kristian; Amlot, Richard.

23 p. 2014, CBRN Public Communication Manual.

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Rogers, MB, Jones, E, Krieger, K & Amlot, R 2014, Responding to emergencies involving chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) hazards: Information for members of the public..

APA

Rogers, M. B., Jones, E., Krieger, K., & Amlot, R. (2014, Oct). Responding to emergencies involving chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) hazards: Information for members of the public.

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Rogers MB, Jones E, Krieger K, Amlot R. Responding to emergencies involving chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) hazards: Information for members of the public. 2014. 23 p.

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Rogers, M. Brooke ; Jones, Emma ; Krieger, Kristian ; Amlot, Richard. / Responding to emergencies involving chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) hazards : Information for members of the public. 2014. 23 p.

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