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Synonyms for emergency

Synonyms for emergency

a highly volatile dangerous situation requiring immediate remedial action

Synonyms for emergency

a sudden unforeseen crisis (usually involving danger) that requires immediate action

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a state in which martial law applies

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The emergency vehicles were deputed at all major Eid prayer sites and sensitive areas along with trained emergency staff to provide immediate pre-hospital emergency cover in all districts of Punjab.
DOH and DSHS saw in emergency contraception a unique contraceptive option that could benefit all women at risk of unintended pregnancy.
It may be possible for a small minority of owners and managers to create their Emergency Action Plan in-house but the vast majority of buildings need to begin the process of looking for qualified EAP service providers to prepare their requisite EAP.
The training was designed to provide a forum for higher-education officials to discuss with community and emergency management officials how we can organize our campuses, form community partnerships, and sustain these partnerships over time with the explicit purpose of preparing for a community crisis.
Valley Presbyterian Hospital treats 90-100 emergency room patients a day and had one physician staffing its emergency room.
Even though most athletic injuries and illnesses are non-emergent, a carefully organized emergency plan is needed for the athletic injuries and illnesses that required emergency care.
A plan walk-through introduces the crisis team to the emergency response plan.
While defined as a "model act" the document is really a blueprint of the kinds of authorities needed in an emergency.
Daley at a press conference introducing the city's new Emergency Alert System, which, in the event of an emergency, will warn residents on radio and television broadcasts.
As a result, many law enforcement managers understandably view their emergency response systems, often developed in isolation from one another, as effective.
Ideally, all critical or emergency loads should be fed from common circuits, separate from non-emergency loads.
a 1992 case in Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas, Cleveland, Ohio, a patron of a fitness center was reportedly awarded $250,000 after suffering a cardiovascular emergency on the premises.
Most Americans take it for granted that if they have a heart attack or get in an accident, highly qualified help in an emergency room is but a short drive away.
Although many hospitals, family-planning clinics, and rape-crisis centers can and do prescribe off-label use of the pill for emergency contraception in this country, the majority of women are still in the dark.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is poised to approve a rule change that would allow the licensing of nuclear power plants without state or local input into emergency planning.
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