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  Casualty (person) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A casualty is a person who is the victim of an accident, injury, or trauma.
The word casualties is most often used by the media to describe deaths and injuries resulting from wars or disasters.
The sum of casualties is known as the casualty count.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Casualty_(person)   (205 words)

  
 Casualty - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Casualty (person), which refers to a person wounded or killed in a war or disaster
The Casualty Department of a hospital is used for treating Accidents and Emergencies
Casualty insurance is a type of insurance; the word casualty is often found in the name of insurance companies
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Casualty   (155 words)

  
 Fire & Casualty Broker/Agent   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
A fire and casualty licensee is a person authorized to act as an insurance agent, broker, or solicitor, and a fire and casualty broker-agent license is a license so to act.
A person authorized to act as an insurance solicitor can not be appointed by more than one employing broker-agent and is not eligible at the same time to act as an insurance agent or broker.
A person authorized to act as either an insurance agent or broker is not eligible at the same time to act as an insurance solicitor.
www.insurance.ca.gov /0200-industry/0200-prod-licensing/0100-applicant-info/0100-producer-types/fire-casualty.cfm   (2708 words)

  
 Casualties
A person who, having been in control of a vehicle, falls from it (or is injured in the course of dismounting from it), should be recorded as 'Driver or rider' of that vehicle.
Persons riding on the roof, boot or bonnet of a vehicle and persons injured in the course of alighting or dismounting from a vehicle, should also be coded 2.
A person who falls from a bus, coach or tram, or is boarding (code 1) or alighting (code 2) and is struck by another vehicle, should be recorded as a passenger, and the bus/coach/tram should then be recorded as a vehicle involved.
www.stats19.org.uk /html/casualties.html   (1831 words)

  
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Payment of covered claims; recovery from certain persons; priority of claims A. Any person recovering under this act1 shall be deemed to have assigned his rights under the policy to the Association to the extent of his recovery from the Association.
Any person who is an affiliate of the insolvent insurer and whose liability obligations to other persons are satisfied in whole or in part by payments made pursuant to the provisions of the Oklahoma Property and Casualty Insurance Guaranty Association Act.
C. Any person having a claim which may be recovered under more than one insurance guaranty association or its equivalent in another state shall seek recovery first from the association of the place of residence of the insured.
www.ncigf.org /ByState/OKLAHOMA/OKLaw.doc   (3306 words)

  
 Florida Boating Laws   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
A person whose violation of the navigation rules does not result in a boating accident and does not constitute reckless operation of a vessel is guilty of a noncriminal violation as defined in s.
A person may not operate a vessel on any waters of this state towing a person attached to a parasail or similar device unless there is a person in the vessel, in addition to the operator, in a position to observe the progress of the person being towed.
A person operating a personal watercraft equipped by the manufacturer with a lanyard type engine cutoff switch must attach such lanyard to his or her person, clothing, or personal flotation device as is appropriate for the specific vessel.
www.genetlaw.com /boat_accidents/florida_boating_laws.html   (2394 words)

  
 DefenseLINK News: Comforting Survivors: Priority One for Casualty Assistance Officers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Casualty assistance officers are active-duty officers or enlisted members, Molino explained, who've been trained to render assistance to relatives of service members killed, wounded or reported missing in action.
Casualties' personal information, such as name, rank and hometown, cannot be released to the public until the appropriate family members have been notified, Molino emphasized.
John Molino, deputy undersecretary of defense for military community and family policy, said casualties' personal information, such as name, rank and hometown, cannot be released to the public until the appropriate family members have been notified.
www.defenselink.mil /news/Mar2003/n03262003_200303268.html   (520 words)

  
 Questions
Casualties due to the elements, self-inflicted wounds, and combat fatigue are non-hostile casualties.
Deceased - a casualty status applicable to a person who is either known to have died, determined to have died on the basis of conclusive evidence, or declared to be dead on the basis of a presumptive finding of death.
In casualty reporting, a casualty circumstance applicable to persons killed in action or wounded in action mistakenly or accidentally by friendly forces actively engaged with the enemy, who are directing fire at a hostile force or what is thought to be a hostile force.
www.mil.state.or.us /ORFP/fpv_forms/Casualty_FAQs.htm   (7199 words)

  
 US CODE: Title 26,165. Losses
The term “personal casualty gain” means the recognized gain from any involuntary conversion of property which is described in subsection (c)(3) arising from fire, storm, shipwreck, or other casualty, or from theft.
In any case to which paragraph (2)(A) applies, the deduction for personal casualty losses for any taxable year shall be treated as a deduction allowable in computing adjusted gross income to the extent such losses do not exceed the personal casualty gains for the taxable year.
If an election is made under this subsection, the casualty resulting in the loss shall be treated for purposes of this title as having occurred in the taxable year for which the deduction is claimed.
www4.law.cornell.edu /uscode/html/uscode26/usc_sec_26_00000165----000-.html   (1918 words)

  
 Diving First Aid, Turkey
Examine the casualty thoroughly and find out where the problem is by using all of your senses (well, you may exclude taste).
If the casualty is conscious but does not understand what you mean, mutters illogical sentences, or has a drunken speech this might be the result of brain damage.
Dislocations are not as harfmful to the casualty as fractures.
www.enjoyturkey.com /Tours/Interest/First_Aid.htm   (3653 words)

  
 Chapter 0245 - 451R - H Ver of SB1248
E. Except in case of emergency no person under the age of twelve years may operate a watercraft propelled by a motor of greater than eight horsepower unless the person's parent or legal guardian or at least one person who is eighteen years of age or older is present on the watercraft.
F. A person is guilty of a class 6 felony who knowingly removes, defaces, obliterates, changes, alters or causes to be removed, defaced, obliterated, changed or altered a factory, engine, serial, outdrive, lower unit, power trim or hull identification number or mark on a watercraft.
H. Upon receipt of notice of conviction of a person under subsection F or G of this section, the department may revoke the numbers and decals issued to the watercraft which was involved in the violation and any other watercraft owned by the person convicted.
www.azleg.state.az.us /legtext/45leg/1r/laws/0245.htm   (1099 words)

  
 First Aid
Respond calmly, answer clearly, and be prepared to give details of how many casualties are involved, the types of injuries, the kind of help needed, the exact location, and your phone number.
If the injured person is conscious, ask if there is pain and where, and examine the body very gently but firmly for bleeding, bruising, or limb deformities, comparing both sides of the body.
If it feels very hot, the casualty may have a fever; if it feels cold, he or she may be going into shock.
www.homeoint.org /site/drlockie/fa_list.htm   (915 words)

  
 FM 21-11 Chapter 1 - Fundamental Criteria for First Aid
One of the cardinal principles of treating a casualty is that the initial rescuer must continue the evaluation and treatment, as the tactical situation permits, until he is relieved by another individual.
If, during any part of the evaluation, the casualty exhibits the conditions for which the soldier is checking, the soldier must stop the evaluation and immediately administer first aid.
When a person inhales, oxygen is taken into the body and when he exhales, carbon dioxide is expelled from the body--this is respiration.
www.medtrng.com /Fm21_11/fm211_1.htm   (2235 words)

  
 LESSON 2
A person with poor air exchange is not inhaling enough air to continue carrying on all life processes.
If the casualty loses consciousness, call for help again, move backward, and lower the casualty onto the ground so that he is in a supine (on his back) position.
If the casualty loses consciousness, call for help, move backward, and lower the casualty onto the ground so that he is in a supine (on his back) position.
www.medtrng.com /cls/lesson_2.htm   (1097 words)

  
 CHAPTER 39. CASUALTY INSURANCE CONTRACTS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
All contracts of casualty insurance covering subjects resident, located or to be performed in this State are subject to the applicable provisions of Chapter 27 (The Insurance Contract) of this title, and to other applicable provisions of this title.
When 2 or more vehicles owned or leased by persons residing in the same household are insured by the same insurer or affiliated insurers, the limits of liability shall apply separately to each vehicle as stated in the declaration sheet, but shall not exceed the highest limit of liability applicable to any 1 vehicle.
The Commissioner may, where he or she finds that an unfairness will result to the insured because of delays or other circumstances beyond his/her control, extend the effective date of cancellation or nonrenewal for a period not to exceed 4 days from the date the notice of cancellation or nonrenewal was received by the insured.
www.delcode.state.de.us /title18/c039   (3145 words)

  
 Policy
An approved family member or previously designated person may visit DPMO to review their respective missing person's case file and meet with Government officials to resolve uncertainties and illuminate facts in an open and personal manner.
A DPMO Family Support representative and the respective service casualty officer shall jointly view the files one to five days prior to the scheduled visit by the family member or previously designated person.
The family member or previously designated person assumes all associated personal travel costs incurred in their traveling to Washington, DC to review a file.
www.dtic.mil /dpmo/personnel_accounting/policy_07.htm   (1291 words)

  
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General Casualty argues that the antistacking provision is unambiguous and limits its maximum liability to $500,000 regardless of the number of vehicles or premiums shown in the declarations.
General Casualty argues that the phrase "Insurance is provided where a premium is shown" does not refer to the extent of coverage but refers only to its existence for that particular vehicle.
General Casualty insists that this distinguishes its policy from the one in Yates and that its policy is consistent with Bruder.
www.state.il.us /court/opinions/appellatecourt/2002/5thDistrict/March/Html/5010412.htm   (1698 words)

  
 What about casualty Numbers?
This, however, was nothing compared to a stunning defeat that King Ahab's army inflicted on the Syrians at Aphek, where "the children of Israel slew of the Syrians a hundred thousand footmen in one day" (1 Kings 20:29).
After General Omar Bradley's forces established a beachhead on Utah Beach with surprisingly light casualties (compared to the other beaches), the famous Battle of the Hedgerows began on July 1, 1944, and lasted until St. Lo was captured on July 8th.
In this case, the biblical historian was restrained enough not to give specific Ethiopian casualty figures, but he did imply that they were extremely heavy: "(A)nd there fell of the Ethiopians so many that they could not recover themselves; for they were destroyed before Yahweh" (v:13).
www.infidels.org /library/magazines/tsr/1995/1/1casu95.html   (1664 words)

  
 MERCHANT SHIPPING (INVESTIGATION OF MARINE CASUALTIES) ACT, 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
(2) A person may notify the Board in writing of his or her willingness to be engaged by the Board as a consultant, adviser or investigator and give to the Board particulars of his or her qualifications and experience, and the Board shall maintain a list of such persons.
(a) the person or a member of the person's household, or a nominee of the person or of a member of his or her household, is a member of a company or other body which has a beneficial interest in, or material to, a matter referred to in that subsection,
(6) A person who fails to comply with subsection (1) or, when purporting to comply with that subsection, gives particulars which are false or which, to his or her knowledge, are misleading in a material respect, shall be guilty of an offence.
www.ucc.ie /law/irlii/statutes/2000_14.htm   (4339 words)

  
 Legislative Search -
13 Code Section 52-7-14 of the Official Code of Georgia 14 Annotated, relating to collisions, accidents, and casualties 15 involving watercraft, is amended by striking said Code 16 section in its entirety and inserting in lieu thereof a new 17 Code Section 52-7-14 to read as follows: 18 "52-7-14.
Any person who fails to salvage 12 any vessel within 12 months after its sinking shall 13 forfeit his or her ownership to the vessel and thereafter 14 any person may salvage and claim the vessel." 15 SECTION 2.
Except as otherwise provided, any person who violates 22 this article or any rule or regulation promulgated 23 hereunder shall be guilty of a misdemeanor." 24 SECTION 3.
www.state.ga.us /services/leg/ShowBillPre.cgi?year=1995&filename=1995/HB225   (434 words)

  
 Insurance - Consent Agreement - Bankers Life and Casualty Company
That person was previously covered under a Medicare supplement policy issued by the same or a different carrier.
The prior policy was issued during the insured's open enrollment period or was issued to replace another Medicare supplement policy and the insured had continuous coverage beginning in the insured's open enrollment period with no gap in coverage in excess of 90 days.
The insurer shall, for any person described in subsection 1, waive any medical underwriting or preexisting conditions exclusion to the extent that benefits would have been payable under the prior policy and any earlier policy if those policies were still in effect.
www.state.me.us /pfr/ins/ins02835.htm   (985 words)

  
 Troop 137 First Aid
CPR is to be continued once begun until either the casualty is revived, the rescuer is relieved by expert medical aid, or until the rescuer is too exhausted to continue.
The severity of burns is dependent on certain factors such as; the age of the casualty, the depth of the burns, the part of the body burnt, and the area affected.
The burnt body area of a casualty is assessed as a 'percentage', and is arrived at by reference to The Rule Of Nines.
www.troop137.com /html/campfirstaid.htm   (2620 words)

  
 First Aid Breating Emergency / Artificial Respiration / AR
When a person is breathing in effectively or not breathing at all, a care giver can supply air to their lungs.
Mouth to stoma – is for a casualty who has previously had a laryngectomy and breathes through a hole in his neck (stoma).
Person was poisoned by a toxic gas and coming in contact with person may result in you being poisoned i.e.
www.cpr-pro.com /fa_artificial_respiration.html   (696 words)

  
 Choking First Aid / First Air Help Choke / Choking
Choking is when a person’s airway is partly or completely blocked resulting in minimal or no airflow to the lungs.
Abdominal Thrusts: stand behind the choking casualty and be ready to support them in case they become unconscious by placing one leg between theirs.
When the casualty is unconscious, lower them to the ground and send someone to call for medical help.
www.cpr-pro.com /fa_choking.html   (869 words)

  
 BR-4 Casualty Reporting System Requirements - Delaware Boating Laws and Responsibilities
A person disappears from the vessel under circumstances that indicate death or injury.
(d) The accident or casualty report completed by a Fish and Wildlife Agent may be substituted to meet the requirements of this section.
Each report required by Section 2 of this regulation shall be in writing, dated upon completion, and signed by the person who prepared it and shall contain, if available, the information about the casualty or accident required by the Coast Guard pursuant to 33 CFR § 173.57.
www.boat-ed.com /de/handbook/br_4_casualty.htm   (564 words)

  
 46 CFR Part 4
When the custodian of the remains is a person other than the local authority, the marine employer shall request the custodian to cooperate in obtaining the specimens required under this part.
Investigations of marine casualties conducted by foreign units of the Coast Guard shall be in accordance with the regulations in this part and all actions taken in connection with the investigations of such marine casualties entered in the official log(s) of the vessel(s) concerned.
Any attempt to coerce any witness or to induce him to testify falsely in connection with a shipping casualty, or to induce any witness to leave the jurisdiction of the United States, is punishable by a fine of $5,000.00 or imprisonment for one year, or both such fine and imprisonment.
www.uscg.mil /hq/g-m/moa/docs/pt4.htm   (6888 words)

  
 FindLaw - Excess Liability Policy Declaration - Columbia Casualty Co. and General Dynamics Corp.
Personal Liability covered by a nuclear energy liability policy or that would have been covered by any such policy if its limit had not been exceeded.
Employer means a person, partnership, corporation or other entity, which pays, or has paid income, wages or salaries to a person or persons.
Relative means a person related to you by blood, marriage or adoption who is a resident of your household.
contracts.corporate.findlaw.com /agreements/gendynamics/columbia.insurance.2001.06.05.html   (4652 words)

  
 Key Person Insurance - Comerica
It's a plan to insure a business for the death, or disability, of a key person and the loss of that individual's skill and expertise.
Key Person Insurance is designed to minimize the financial impact on your company when you lose a significantly important employee.
Insurance and annuity products are NOT insured by the FDIC or any government agency; are NOT deposits or obligations of, or guaranteed by Comerica Bank or any of its affiliates; are not guaranteed by any person soliciting the purchase of or selling the policies; and Comerica is not obligated to provide benefits under the insurance contract.
www.comerica.com /vgn-ext-templating/v/index.jsp?vgnextoid=afb08376aa962010VgnVCM1000004302a8c0RCRD   (310 words)

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