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Reducing Lightning Injuries Worldwide

  • Mary Ann Cooper
  • Ronald L. Holle

Part of the Springer Natural Hazards book series (SPRINGERNAT)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. How Lightning Kills, Injures, and Causes Damage

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Mary Ann Cooper, Ronald L. Holle
      Pages 3-4
    3. Mary Ann Cooper, Ronald L. Holle
      Pages 5-12
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      Pages 13-34
    5. Mary Ann Cooper, Ronald L. Holle
      Pages 35-50
    6. Mary Ann Cooper, Ronald L. Holle
      Pages 51-62
  3. Estimates of People Killed and Injured by Lightning

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 63-63
    2. Mary Ann Cooper, Ronald L. Holle
      Pages 65-73
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      Pages 75-82
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      Pages 83-89
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      Pages 91-98
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      Pages 99-103
  4. When and Where Lightning Occurs

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 105-105
    2. Mary Ann Cooper, Ronald L. Holle
      Pages 107-114
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      Pages 115-124
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      Pages 125-138
    5. Mary Ann Cooper, Ronald L. Holle
      Pages 139-149
  5. How to Reduce Global Lightning Casualties

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 151-151
    2. Mary Ann Cooper, Ronald L. Holle
      Pages 153-160
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      Pages 161-164
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      Pages 179-193
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      Pages 195-206
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      Pages 207-210
    8. Mary Ann Cooper, Ronald L. Holle
      Pages 211-220
    9. Mary Ann Cooper, Ronald L. Holle
      Pages 221-228
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 229-233

About this book

Introduction

This book is a resource for understanding why Lightning continues to be a major health hazard, especially in the developing world, and equips researchers, governments, and public health advocates with the knowledge and techniques needed to reduce lightning casualties worldwide.
 

Keywords

Lightning Lightning Fatalities Lightning Injuries Lightning Injury Prevention Natural Hazards Thunderstorms

Authors and affiliations

  • Mary Ann Cooper
    • 1
  • Ronald L. Holle
    • 2
  1. 1.African Centres for Lightning and Electromagnetics Network Inc. (ACLENet)River ForestUSA
  2. 2.Holle Meteorology and PhotographyOro ValleyUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-77563-0
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-77561-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-77563-0
  • Series Print ISSN 2365-0656
  • Series Online ISSN 2365-0664
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