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    Public health and hygiene

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    A3F
    Agent Formant un Film Flottant

    = AFFF | Agent Formant un Film Flottant | In French

    In French

    AAA

    Astronaut-Actuated Abort

    In English

    AAE

    Abort Advisory Equipment

    In English

    AAEM

    American Academy of Emergency Medicine (https://www.aaem.org/)

    In English

    AAH

    Angka Harapan Hidup

    In Indonesian

    AAIB

    Air Accidents Investigation Branch

    In English

    AAPH

    Association for the Advancement of Private Health

    In English

    AAPHD

    American Association of Public Health Dentistry (https://www.aaphd.org/)

    In English

    AAPHV

    American Association of Public Health Veterinarians

    In English

    AAS

    Abort Advisory System

    In English

    AASA

    Association des Aides-Soignants d'Auvergne

    In French

    AASSWB

    American Association of State Social Work Boards

    In English

    ABDPH

    American Board of Dental Public Health

    In English

    ABE

    Avion Bombardier d'Eau

    In French

    ABEM

    American Board of Emergency Medicine (https://www.abem.org/public)

    In English

    ABSA

    American Biological Safety Association (https://absa.org/)

    In English

    ACEL

    Accident Catastrophique à Effet Limité

    In French

    ACSPE

    Agence Cynophile de Sécurité et de Prévention Européenne

    In French

    ADHAP

    Aide à Domicile, Hygiène et Assistance aux Personnes

    In French

    AES

    Accident Exposant au Sang

    In French

    AESA
    Autorité Européenne de Sécurité des Aliments

    = EFSA | European Food Safety Authority | In English
    = EBL | Europäische Behörde für Lebensmittelsicherheit | In German

    In French

    AFFF
    Agent Formant un Film Flottant

    = A3F, AFFF (look above)

    The abbreviation AFFF ( Agent Formant un Film Flottant) is included in the abbreviation AFFFP (Agent Formant un Film Flottant Protéinique).

    In French

    AFFF

    Aqueous Film Forming Foam

    In English

    AFFFP
    Agent Formant un Film Flottant Protéinique

    The abbreviation AFFFP (Agent Formant un Film Flottant Protéinique) includes the abbreviation AFFF ( Agent Formant un Film Flottant).

    In French

    AFO

    Abort From Orbit

    In English

    AFOSH

    Air Force Occupational Safety and Health

    In English

    AGES

    (Österreichische) Agentur für Gesundheit und Ernährungssicherheit (www.ages.at)

    In German

    AGS

    Abort Guidance System

    In English

    AHS

    Accident Hors Service

    In French

    AIIM

    Asociaţia Internaţională a Inspecţiei Muncii

    In Romanian

    ALARME

    Alerte Liée Aux Risques Méteorologiques Exceptionnels

    In French

    ALERT

    Acute Launch Emergency Reliability Tip

    In English

    ALERT

    Acute Launch Emergency Restraint Tip

    In English

    AMDEC

    Analyse des Modes de Défaillances, de leurs Effets et de leur Criticité

    In French

    AME

    Abort Maneuver Evaluator

    In English

    AMF

    Abort Motor Facility

    In English

    AMM

    Agent Mouillant Moussant

    In French

    AMPM

    Association Meusienne pour la Prévention Médicale

    In French

    AMS

    Agent de Maîtrise Sécurité

    In French

    ANPVP

    Appareil Normal de Protection à Visière Panoramique

    In French

    AOA

    Abort Once Around

    In English

    AOPA

    Aide Opérateur en situation Post-Accidentelle

    In French

    APD

    Astéroïde Potentiellement Dangereux

    In French

    APESA

    Association Pour l'Environnement et la Sécurité en Aquitaine (https://www.apesa.fr/)

    In French

    APHA

    American Public Health Association (www.apha.org)

    In English

    APP

    Accident de Plain Pied

    In French

    APPPP

    Agent Produisant une Pellicule Protectrice Polyvalente

    In French

    APRP

    Accident de Perte de Réfrigérant Primaire

    In French

    APS

    Association for Project Safety

    In English

    APSN
    Advanced Passive Safety Network

    The Advanced Passive Safety Network (APSN) is aimed at mobilising the European scientific and business expertise in vehicle passive safety so as to accelerate improvements in road safety and reduce the annual road victims in the European Union.

    In English

    AQHSST

    Association Québécoise pour l'Hygiène, la Santé et la Sécurité du Travail

    In French

    AR-AFFF

    Alcohol-Resistant Aqueous Film Forming Foam

    In English

    AR-FFFP

    Alcohol-Resistant Film Forming Fluoroprotein

    In English

    AR-FP

    Alcohol-Resistant Fluoroprotein Foam

    In English

    ARAP

    Astronaut Rescue Air Pack

    In English

    ARAR

    Accident Risk Assessment Report

    In English

    ARD

    Abort Region Determinator

    In English

    ARI
    Appareil Respiratoire Isolant

    The abbreviation ARI (Appareil Respiratoire Isolant) is included in abbreviations such as ARICO (Appareil Respiratoire Isolant à Circuit Ouvert), ARICF (Appareil Respiratoire Isolant à Circuit Fermé) and CEPARI (Centre d'Entraînement au Port de l'Appareil Respiratoire Isolant).

    In French

    ARICF
    Appareil Respiratoire Isolant à Circuit Fermé

    The abbreviation ARICF (Appareil Respiratoire Isolant à Circuit Fermé) includes the abbreviation ARI (Appareil Respiratoire Isolant).

    In French

    ARICO
    Appareil Respiratoire Isolant à Circuit Ouvert

    The abbreviation ARICO (Appareil Respiratoire Isolant à Circuit Ouvert) includes the abbreviation ARI (Appareil Respiratoire Isolant).

    In French

    ARRS

    Air Recovery and Rescue Service

    In English

    ARS

    Air Rescue Service

    In English

    ASA

    Abort Sensor Assembly

    In English

    ASAP

    Aerospace Safety Advisory Panel

    In English

    ASFP

    Association for Specialist Fire Protection (https://asfp.org.uk/)

    In English

    ASG

    Assistant de Soins en Gérontologie

    In French

      ASO

      Aviation Safety Office

      In English

      ASR

      Air-Sea Rescue

      In English

      ASRM
      Abort Solid Rocket Motor

      The abbreviation ASRM (Abort Solid Rocket Motor) includes the abbreviation SRM (Solid Rocket Motor).

      In English

      AT
      Accident du Travail

      The abbreviation AT (Accident du Travail) is included in the abbreviation DAT (Déclaration d’Accident du Travail).

      In French

      ATA

      Abort Time Assembly

      In English

      ATAL
      Alternate Transoceanic Abort Landing

      The abbreviation ATAL (Alternate Transoceanic Abort Landing) includes the abbreviation TAL (Transoceanic Abort Landing).

      In English

      ATO

      Abort To Orbit

      In English

      ATPFC
      Acquisition, Tracking and Pointing Fire Control

      The abbreviation ATPFC (Acquisition, Tracking and Pointing Fire Control) includes the abbreviation FC (Fire Control).

      In English

      AVP

      Accident sur Voie Publique

      In French

      AWS

      Advance Warning System

      In English

      BA
      Breathing Apparatus

      The abbreviation BA (Breathing Apparatus) is included in abbreviations such as SCUBA (Self-Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus), SCBA (Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus) and CABA (Compressed Air Breathing Apparatus).

      In English

      BAAC

      Bulletin d’Analyse des Accidents Corporels de la circulation

      In French

      BAES

      Bundesamt für Ernährungssicherheit (https://www.baes.gv.at/)

      In German

      BAL

      Binôme d'ALimentation

      In French

      BARPI

      Bureau d'Analyse des Risques et des Pollutions Industrielles

      In French

      BAT

      Binôme d'ATtaque

      In French

      BEARS

      Burbank Emergency Amateur Radio Service

      In English

      BERPC

      Bureau d'Évaluation des Risques des Produits et agents Chimiques (www.berpc.fr)

      In French

      BI

      Bouche Incendie

      In French

      BIA

      Booster Insertion and Abort

      In English

      BLS

      Bateau Léger de Sauvetage

      In French

      BMEWS
      Ballistic Missile Early Warning System

      The abbreviation BMEWS (Ballistic Missile Early Warning System) includes the abbreviation BM (Ballistic Missile).

      In English

      BMP

      Bataillon des Marins-Pompiers

      In French

      BMPM

      Bataillon des Marins-Pompiers de Marseille (www.marinspompiersdemarseille.com)

      In French

      BRS

      Bateau de Reconnaissance et Sauvetage

      In French

      BSPP

      Brigade des Sapeurs Pompiers de Paris (www.pompiersparis.fr)

      In French

      CA

      Chef d'Agrès

      In French

      CABA
      Compressed Air Breathing Apparatus

      The abbreviation CABA (Compressed Air Breathing Apparatus) includes the abbreviation BA (Breathing Apparatus).

      In English

      CAPHRI

      Care and Public Health Research Institute (www.caphri.nl)

      In English

      CARMA

      Cared for the Aged at Risk of Marginalisation

      In English

      CASDIS

      Conseil d’Administration du Service Départemental d’Incendie et de Secours

      In French

      CCARES

      Culver City Amateur Radio Emergency Service

      In English

      CCEP

      Canadian Centre for Emergency Preparedness

      In English

      CCF
      Camion Citerne Forestier

      The abbreviation CCF (Camion Citerne Forestier) is included in abbreviations such as CCFL (Camion Citerne Forestier Léger), CCFM (Camion Citerne Forestier Moyen) and CCFS (Camion Citerne Forestier Super).

      In French

      CCFF

      Comité Communal Feu de Fôret

      In French

      CCFL
      Camion Citerne Forestier Léger

      The abbreviation CCFL (Camion Citerne Forestier Léger) includes the abbreviation CCF (Camion Citerne Forestier).

      In French

      CCFM
      Camion Citerne Forestier Moyen

      The abbreviation CCFM (Camion Citerne Forestier Moyen) includes the abbreviation CCF (Camion Citerne Forestier).

      In French

      CCFS
      Camion Citerne Forestier Super

      The abbreviation CCFS (Camion Citerne Forestier Super) includes the abbreviation CCF (Camion Citerne Forestier).

      In French

      CCGC

      Camion Citerne Grande Capacité

      In French

      CCI

      Camion Citerne d’Incendie

      In French

      CCOHS

      Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (https://www.ccohs.ca/)

      In English

      CCRM

      Camion Citerne Rural Moyen

      In French

      CDEMA
      Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (https://www.cdema.org/)

      The Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) is a regional inter-governmental agency for disaster management in the Caribbean Community (CARICOM). It was established as CDERA (Caribbean Disaster Emergency Response Agency) so as to coordinate emergency response and relief efforts to participating states.

      In English

      CDERA

      Caribbean Disaster Emergency Response Agency

      In English

      CDH

      Comité Départemental d'Hygiène

      In French

      CDHR

      Camion Dévidoir Hors-Route

      In French

      CDM
      Comprehensive Disaster Management

      Comprehensive Disaster Management (CDM) is an integrated and proactive approach to disaster management which reduces the risk and loss associated with natural and technological hazards and the effects of climate change while enhancing sustainable development.

      In English

      CDMP

      Caribbean Disaster Mitigation Project

      In English

      CDO

      Congé pour Difficulté Operationnelle

      In French

      CDSP

      Corps Départemental de Sapeurs-Pompiers

      In French

      CEESAR

      Centre Européen d’Études Socio-économiques et Accidentologiques des Risques

      In French

      CEHI
      Caribbean Environmental Health Institute

      The Caribbean Environmental Health Institute (CEHI) is a Technical Institute of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) that provides technical and advisory services to Member States in all areas of environmental management, including water resources management, sustainable land management, waste management, chemical safety, occupational health and safety, eco-efficiency, and renewable energy.

      In English

      CEMF

      Cellule Manoeuvre de Force

      In French

      CEPARI
      Centre d'Entraînement au Port de l'Appareil Respiratoire Isolant

      The abbreviation CEPARI (Centre d'Entraînement au Port de l'Appareil Respiratoire Isolant) includes the abbreviation ARI (Appareil Respiratoire Isolant).

      In French

      CEPREDENAC
      Centro de Coordinación para la Prevención de los Desastres Naturales en América Central

      = CEPREDENAC | Centro de Coordenação para a Prevenção de Desastres Naturais na América Central | In Portuguese

      In Spanish

      CEPREDENAC
      Centro de Coordenação para a Prevenção de Desastres Naturais na América Central

      = CEPREDENAC (look above)

      In Portuguese

      CES

      Comité d'Experts Spécialisés

      In French

      CES
      Crew Escape System

      The abbreviation CES (Crew Escape System) is included in the abbreviation ROCES (Ranger Orbiter Crew Escape System), and it includes the abbreviation ES (Escape System).

      In English

      CFC
      Central Fire Control

      The abbreviation CFC (Central Fire Control) includes the abbreviation FC (Fire Control).

      In English

      CH

      Colonne Humide

      In French

      CHUV

      Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vétérinaire

      In French

      CIFSC

      Centre Interrégional de Formation de la Sécurité Civile

      In French

      CIRCOSC

      Centre Interrégional de Coordination des Opérations de Sécurité Civile

      In French

      CIRDN
      Comité Interamericano para la Reducción de los Desastres Naturales

      = IACNDR | Inter-American Committee on Natural Disaster Reduction | In English
      = CIRDN | Comitê Interamericano sobre a Redução de Desastres Naturais | In Portuguese

      In Spanish

      CIRDN
      Comitê Interamericano sobre a Redução de Desastres Naturais

      = IACNDR (look above)

      In Portuguese

      CIRHS

      Critical Items and Residual Hazards List

      In English

      CLCC
      Centre de Lutte Contre le Cancer

      The abbreviation CLCC (Centre de Lutte Contre le Cancer) is included in the abbreviation FNCLCC (Fédération Nationale des Centres de Lutte Contre le Cancer).

      In French

      CLS
      Contingency Landing Site

      The abbreviation CLS (Contingency Landing Site) includes the abbreviation LS (Landing Site).

      In English

      CMIC

      Cellule Mobile d'Intervention Chimique

      In French

      CMIR

      Cellule Mobile d'Intervention Radiologique

      In French

      CMSI

      Centralisateur de Mise en Sécurité Incendie

      In French

      CMWS

      Common Missile Warning System

      In English

      CNPAC

      Comité National de Prévention des Accidents de la Circulation

      In French

      CNPP

      Centre National de Prévention et de Protection

      In French

      CNRI

      Centre National des Risques Industriels

      In French

      CODIS

      Centre Opérationnel Départemental d’Incendie et de Secours

      In French

      COMAS

      Combined Orbital Maneuvering and Abort System

      In English

      COP

      Centre Opérationnel Pandémie

      In French

      COS

      Commandant des Opérations de Secours

      In French

      COSSIM

      Centre Opérationnel des Services de Secours et d’Incendie de Marseille

      In French

      CPI

      Centre de Première Intervention

      In French

      CPSA

      Chargé de Prévention et de Sécurité des Agents

      In French

      CRAU

      Centre de Réception d'Alerte d'Urgence

      In French

      CREATE

      Center for Risk and Economic Analysis of Terrorism Events

      In English

      CRERS

      Crew Rescue and Equipment Retrieval System

      In English

      CRIS

      Compte-Rendu d'Incident Significatif

      In French

      CRMS

      Clinical Risk Management System

      In English

      CRS

      Crew Rescue System

      In English

      CS
      Centre de Secours

      The abbreviation CS (Centre de Secours) is included in the abbreviation CSP (Centre de Secours Principal).

      In French

      CSI

      Criticality Safety Index

      In English

      CSO

      Complex Safety Office

      In English

      CSP
      Centre de Secours Principal

      The abbreviation CSP (Centre de Secours Principal) includes the abbreviation CS (Centre de Secours).

      In French

      CSPRP

      Conseil Supérieur de Prévention des Risques Professionnels

      In French

      CSR

      Chemical Safety Report

      In English

      CSS

      Crew Safety System

      In English

      CSS

      Certificat de Sécurité et de Sauvetage

      In French

      CSS

      Cellule de Surveillance et de Sécurité

      In French

      CSSI

      Coordination des Systèmes de Sécurité Incendie

      In French

      CST

      Complex Safety Technician

      In English

      CSU

      Coordonnateur des Secours d'Urgence

      In French

      CTA

      Centre de Traitement de l'Alerte

      In French

      CWFSP
      Caution and Warning/Fire Suppression Panel

      The abbreviation CWFSP (Caution and Warning/Fire Suppression Panel) includes the abbreviation FS (Fire Suppression).

      In English

      CWS

      Caution and Warning System

      In English

      DA
      Dévidoir Automobile

      The abbreviation DA (Dévidoir Automobile) is included in abbreviations such as DATT (Dévidoir Automobile Tout-Terrain) and DAP (Dévidoir Automobile Prémélangeur).

      In French

      DAL

      Dévidoir Automatique Léger

      In French

      DAP
      Dévidoir Automobile Prémélangeur

      The abbreviation DAP (Dévidoir Automobile Prémélangeur) includes the abbreviation DA (Dévidoir Automobile).

      In French

      DAT
      Déclaration d’Accident du Travail

      The abbreviation DAT (Déclaration d’Accident du Travail) includes the abbreviation AT (Accident du Travail).

      In French

      DATT
      Dévidoir Automobile Tout-Terrain

      The abbreviation DATT (Dévidoir Automobile Tout-Terrain) includes the abbreviation DA (Dévidoir Automobile).

      In French

      DCHR

      Dévidoir Citerne Hors Route

      In French

      DDRM

      Dossier Départemental des Risques Majeurs

      In French

      DDRM

      Dossier Départemental sur les Risques Majeurs

      In French

      DDSIS

      Direction Départementale des Services d’Incendie et de Secours

      In French

      DERC
      Deputy Emergency Relief Coordinator

      The abbreviation DERC (Deputy Emergency Relief Coordinator) includes the abbreviation ERC (Emergency Relief Coordinator).

      In English

      DES

      Département d'Évaluation de la Sûreté

      In French

      DFCI

      Défense des Forêts Contre l’Incendie

      In French

      DFT

      Dispositif de Franchissement de Tuyaux

      In French

      DGI

      Danger Grave Imminent

      In French

      DHA

      Design Hazards Analysis

      In English

      DHS

      Department of Health Services

      In English

      DICRIM

      Document d'Information Communal sur les Risques Majeurs

      In French

      DICRIM

      Dossier d'Information Communale sur les Risques Majeurs

      In French

      DIP
      Designated Inspection Point

      A Designated Inspection Point (DIP) is defined as a city, town, or other location assigned under the regulations to an official inspection agency for the conduct of official inspections, and within which the official inspection agency, or one or more of its licensed inspectors, is located.

      In English

      DMR
      Diffuseur Mixte Réglable

      The abbreviation DMR (Diffuseur Mixte Réglable) is included in the abbreviation DMRS (Diffuseur Mixte Réglable Stabilisé).

      In French

      DMRS
      Diffuseur Mixte Réglable Stabilisé

      The abbreviation DMRS (Diffuseur Mixte Réglable Stabilisé) includes the abbreviation DMR (Diffuseur Mixte Réglable).

      In French

      DNF

      Droits des Non-Fumeurs

      In French

      DOS

      Directeur des Opérations de Secours

      In French

      DPGR

      Délégation à la Prévention et à la Gestion des Risques

      In French

      DPRI

      Disaster Prevention Research Institute (www.dpri.kyoto-u.ac.jp/en/)

      In English

      DR

      Dévidoir Remorquable

      In French

      DRIVE

      Dedicated Road Infrastructure for Vehicle safety in Europe

      In English

      DRS
      Digital Range Safety

      The abbreviation DRS (Digital Range Safety) is included in the abbreviation DRSCS (Digital Range Safety Command System).

      In English

      DRSCS
      Digital Range Safety Command System

      The abbreviation DRSCS (Digital Range Safety Command System) includes the abbreviation DRS (Digital Range Safety).

      In English

      DSFS

      Delaware State Fire School

      In English

      DSI

      Directeur des Secours Incendie

      In French

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