|Descriptor English:||Man-Made Disasters|
Desastres Provocados por el Hombre
|Descriptor Portuguese:||Desastres Provocados pelo Homem|
|Descriptor French:||Catastrophes Provoquése par L'homme|
|Scope note:||Disasters caused by human action, innappropriate use of natural resources or emergency situations motivated by other causes such as war.
|Allowable Qualifiers:||No qualifiers|
Emergency Feeding DeCS
|Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL):||Click here to access the VHL documents|
Man-Made Disasters - Preferred
|Scope note||Disasters caused by human action, innappropriate use of natural resources or emergency situations motivated by other causes such as war.|
|Preferred term||Man-Made Disasters|
|Scope note||Successive series of explosions in the sewage collection network of the city of Guadalajara, Mexico's second largest city, which caused deaths and left a trail of destruction along the sewage collection network line of approximately 8 kilometers of destroyed houses and vehicles. The explosions were likely caused by a gas leak. (Adapted from https://bit.ly/3eZmezs)|
|Preferred term||Guadalajara Explosion|
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