Pressurization | Prevention | Preventive Maintenance

Prevention

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Prevention comprises actions taken and measures put in place to reduce risk of threats and vulnerabilities, to intervene and stop an occurrence, or to mitigate effects of a potential incident, be it naturally occurring or man-made. In the context of homeland security refers to measures taken to detect and disrupt terrorist threats.

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Crime Prevention
Loss Prevention
Arson Prevention
Injury Prevention
Accident Prevention
Fire Prevention

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