contingency procedure

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Noun1.contingency procedure - an alternative to the normal procedure; triggered if an unusual but anticipated situation arises
subprogram, subroutine, procedure, routine, function - a set sequence of steps, part of larger computer program
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'Our problems with the VCM were not so major because we had standby contingency procedure. We also had technicians on standby.
The mean CO reading across the group was greater than 20 ppm at baseline and below the 12 ppm CO criterion for each of the 15 CO readings during the contingency procedure (top panel).
In the Block Design, the 2x2x4 ANOVA (Type of negative contingency procedure x Group x Block of trials) did not reveal any significant effect.
A social validity questionnaire was used to determine teacher and aide satisfaction with the group contingency procedure and its impact on student's social relationships.
In the event of any issue that could arise during transport, Biocair had contingency procedures in place to arrange replenishment of coolants or transfer to appropriate cold chain storage.
Processes to be considered during an aeromedical evacuation high-level containment transport Environment, process to consider Preflight Types of diseases Decision to aeromedically evacuate Training/drills Regulations and legal limitation Communication plan Layout/space assessment Other preparations In-flight Personnel Personal protective equipment Type of isolation units Procedures/capabilities inflight Liquid and solid waste handling Death in flight Other contingency procedures Postflight Decontamination Equipment reuse Waste disposal Personnel monitoring
Summary: New Delhi, [India], Feb 28 (ANI): Airports Authority of India (AAI) on Thursday introduced contingency procedures and routes to facilitate the transit of overflying flights across the Indian Peninsula, officials said.
Attorney Thomas Cullen said his office has "implemented contingency procedures" as a result of the shutdown.
intelligence agencies would be pared way down, according to a person familiar with contingency procedures.
The messages resulted in emergency services attending the scene and the airports raising their security threat level - resulting in normal contingency procedures being activated.

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