By Oliver Morgan, Morris Tidball-Binz, Dana Van Alphen

ISBN-10: 9275126305

ISBN-13: 9789275126301

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How urgent is the collection of dead bodies? Body collection is not the most urgent task after a natural disaster. The priority is to care for survivors. There is no significant public health risk associated with the presence of dead bodies. Nevertheless, bodies should be collected as soon as possible and taken away for identification. 9. Should mass graves be used to quickly dispose of the bodies? No. Rapid mass burial of victims is not justified on public health grounds. , the inability to recover and identify remains).

If you hear comments or statements regarding the need for mass burial or incineration of bodies to avoid epidemics, challenge them. Consult PAHO/WHO, ICRC, the IFRC or the Red Cross/Red Crescent locally. Quote this and other publications. Please do not jump on the band wagon of alarmists spreading incorrect information. Be professional. org/disasters (click on Publications Catalog, and see the special page about Dead Bodies in Disaster Situations). 31 Annex 1. ) Possible identity of body: Person Reporting Name: Official Status: Place & Date: Signature: Recovery details (Include place, date, time, by whom, and circumstances of finding.

Proper identification has serious economic and diplomatic implications. Bodies must be kept for identification. Foreign consulates and embassies should be informed and INTERPOL contacted for assistance. Information for responders 13. I am a volunteer; how can I help? To be helpful you should promote the proper recovery and management of dead bodies and assist in recording necessary information. You might also assist with the recovery and disposal of the dead, under the direction of a recognized coordinating authority.

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