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incident

1. a relatively insignificant event that might have serious consequences, esp in international politics
2. a public disturbance
3. (esp of a beam of light or particles) arriving at or striking a surface
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Incident

Subordinate to the whole scheme, but used to give points of reference along the way, and temporarily create interest.
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incident

An occurrence other than an accident associated with the operation of an aircraft, which affects or could affect the safety of operation (ICAO).
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Keywords: Anesthesia, Complications, Critical Incidents, Mortality.
Critical incident response training is concept-based.
This paper aims to explore the critical incidents before and during the BA in TESOL program (teaching English to speakers of other languages) of a group of in-service transnational teachers in a public university in central Mexico and the impact on their teaching practice.
Nolan says debriefing is not the only intervention available after a critical incident. One-to-one counselling is easily accessed through the employee assistance programme (EAP).
Jeannine Liebmann, Brian Bauer and Tim Hobart discuss important lessons learned in EAP critical incident response stemming from the August 9, 2014, shooting of an unarmed African-American teenager by a Caucasian police officer in the City of Ferguson.
The critical incident in which several students found that 2/9 > 8/7 shows among other things that they do not understand the meaning of these symbols or the relationship between the symbolic and pictorial representations of a fraction.
These interviewees were purposively sampled based upon their experience of a critical incident report that was subjected to a full investigation.
The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) will continue to conduct critical incident stress debriefing (CISD) to typhoon Yolanda victims in the Eastern Visayas region.
A CRITICAL incident was declared at the Port of Dover after 15 asylum seekers were found in a tanker on a cross-Channel ferry.
Kohne has assisted the airline in integrating ALPA critical incident response volunteers with the company's crisis notification program.
Roads were closed and 45 people evacuated from their homes as emergency services tackled the fire and gas leaks in what police described as a "critical incident".

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