fallout shelter

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Noun1.fallout shelter - a shelter to protect occupants from the fallout from an atomic bombfallout shelter - a shelter to protect occupants from the fallout from an atomic bomb
shelter - a structure that provides privacy and protection from danger
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Part of it was a listing of hundreds of fallout shelters, sometimes three to a block.
The fallout shelters, marked with metal signs bearing a logo similar to, but slightly different from the symbol for radiation three joined triangles inside a circle were set up in tens of thousands of buildings nationwide in the early 1960s amid the nuclear arms race.
Find out from officials if any public buildings in your community have been designated as fallout shelters.
Police and emergency first responders are brushing up on measures that had fallen into disuse since the 1990s; hospitals are undergoing stress tests of their readiness; fallout shelters are being inspected and restored; and the potential of innovations and new resources to reinforce civilian security is being explored.
The first steps were worked out by the personnel of civil defense signal "air raid" and efficiency of staff-level maintenance fallout shelters and the implementation of civil defense measures.
com/1993-12-30/news/9312300276_1_fallout-shelters-monitoring-guides) abandon of the FTC's regulations on fallout shelters , first put in place during the Cold War.
The business sells knives, swords, survival food, camping gear, clothes and flags, and it's a wholesale outlet for fallout shelters and panic rooms.
Duck-and-cover drills and fallout shelters didn't do much good for youthful psyches in the 1950s and '60s.
That lasted until 1959, when a policy involving early warning and fallout shelters was adopted.
Photos, nuclear-era memorabilia, and research captures both the culture and the ironies of fallout shelters, presenting a pictorial review of posters, propaganda, and more.
For those of us who came of age during the Cold War, our sense of history is punctuated by terms like the Marshall Plan, Iron Curtain, the Truman Doctrine, Berlin Blockade, Cuban Missile Crisis, the Berlin Wall, McCarthyism, fallout shelters, and Mutual Assured Destruction.