ABSTRACT

Nuclear Attack Fact Sheet   [open pdf - 271KB]

This fact sheet discusses what a nuclear explosion attack is and how it is different from a radioactive dispersal attack. It explains the impacts of a nuclear attack, its health effects for short term and long term, and what the public should do to protect themselves.

Publisher:United States. Department of Homeland Security
Date:2009-09-11?
Copyright:Department of Homeland Security (DHS);2005 National Academies. Posted here from Lessons Learned Information Sharing database (LLIS). Documents are for personal use only and copyright laws apply.
Retrieved From:Lessons Learned Information Sharing (LLIS)
Format:pdf
Media Type:application/pdf
URL:https://www.hsdl.org/?view&did=784907
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