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Ddasaccident139, Humanitarian Demining Accident And Incident Database Nov 1997

Ddasaccident139, Humanitarian Demining Accident And Incident Database

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The investigators checked the Team's detectors and found five to be not "in proper working condition". The victim used one of these detectors. At the end of the working day the victim was taking his equipment to the store and either stepped into an uncleared area or stepped on a missed mine (due to the faulty detectors).


Mitigating The Tragedy Of The Commons Through Cooperation: An Experimental Evaluation, Charles F. Mason, Owen R. Phillips Sep 1997

Mitigating The Tragedy Of The Commons Through Cooperation: An Experimental Evaluation, Charles F. Mason, Owen R. Phillips

Charles F Mason

No abstract provided.


Research To Practice: Unrealized Potential: Differing Outcomes For Individuals With Mental Retardation And Other Disability Groups, Sheila Fesko Sep 1997

Research To Practice: Unrealized Potential: Differing Outcomes For Individuals With Mental Retardation And Other Disability Groups, Sheila Fesko

Research to Practice Series, Institute for Community Inclusion

A national study examined job search practices used by community rehabilitation providers and state vocational rehabilitation counselors. Employment outcomes for individuals with mental retardation are contrasted with those for individuals with other disabilities.


Ddasaccident234, Humanitarian Demining Accident And Incident Database Aug 1997

Ddasaccident234, Humanitarian Demining Accident And Incident Database

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The Team Commander knew that there were mines present. "After thorough checking [he] had ordered the removal of 15cm of topsoil, followed by a second 15cm. The mine was still 15cm below the surface. This was too deep for the detector to pick it up and too deep for the prodder to reveal its presenceā€¦ the ground compacted under his weight and set off the mine."


United States Agricultural Information Network / International, Dana W. R. Boden, Mary Cassner Apr 1997

United States Agricultural Information Network / International, Dana W. R. Boden, Mary Cassner

Faculty Publications, UNL Libraries

General overview of the first ever United States Agricultural Information Network (USAIN)/ International Association of Agricultural Information Specialists (IAALD) Joint Conference and Pre-Conference Workshops held April 3-7, 1997, Tucson, Arizona. The conference theme was "The Information Frontier: Linking People and Resources in a Changing World". Representatives from over 35 countries were in attendance.


Research To Practice: Responding To The Needs Of Youth With Disabilities Who Are Runaway Or Homeless, Sheila Fesko, David Temelini Feb 1997

Research To Practice: Responding To The Needs Of Youth With Disabilities Who Are Runaway Or Homeless, Sheila Fesko, David Temelini

Research to Practice Series, Institute for Community Inclusion

Results from a national survey of Family Youth and Service Bureau-funded agencies regarding their knowledge of the needs of youth with disabilities who are runaways, homeless, or at risk for running away.


The Optimal Number Of Firms In The Commons: A Dynamic Approach, Charles F. Mason, Stephen Polasky Jan 1997

The Optimal Number Of Firms In The Commons: A Dynamic Approach, Charles F. Mason, Stephen Polasky

Charles F Mason

No abstract provided.


Ddasaccident114, Humanitarian Demining Accident And Incident Database Jan 1997

Ddasaccident114, Humanitarian Demining Accident And Incident Database

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The investigators determined that the victim was squatting to prod with a bayonet and applied too much pressure. He used the presence of bamboo to explain why he squatted to prod. The mine was identified as a PMN from "found fragments". His visor was shattered in the accident and his bayonet was "lost".