Azardous Material and Todays emergency services

write a 500-word mini research paper on both essay questions. You will take the topics of both questions and research each one separately, but you will compose your thesis statement and findings together in one composition. For example, you can research an aspect of assessment question #1 that you feel passionate about and find peer-reviewed articles that support your thesis statement. You would write about this topic
using about 250 words, and then complete your 500 word research paper with your second topic from the assessment questions.

Use APA format, including a title and a reference page. Be sure to have a minimum of 500 words of double spaced full
text, and ensure that the paper has appropriate APA citations. A minimum of two references are required.


1. Every community in the nation is surrounded by hazardous materials. The retail store, Home Depot, has enough materials in its inventory to cause harm to the community. A stolen gasoline delivery truck and a road flare could also pose a danger. For this response, chose a hazardous material, and explain how it could be used as a weapon in your community.

2. Are todays emergency services prepared for a chemical, biological, nuclear, or radiological attack? Explain youropinion using your thoughts and observations, work experience, and examples.