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Hazard

1. See: Physical hazard.

2. See: Moral hazard.
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However, in many cases these objects and sites fail to correspond to the idea of eco-friendly tourism because of pollution or hazardousness.
The danger of such development cannot be underestimated as there is a mismatch between the inherent, high susceptibility of caravans to flood damage and the hazardousness of the floodplain environment.
Valenzuela's voice as the extradiegetic author and the one of "Rulitos" as intradiegetic author/narrator/character fuse the symbolic and the literal planes to demonstrate "El Brujo's" eminent hazardousness beyond the physical.
He added that whilst his work had gained some notoriety among Section members for its hazardousness, hydrogen gas was no more dangerous than other widely-used flammable gases, and only became explosive if allowed to mix with oxygen.
2007; Abramowicz, Kowalski 2007), ferro-concrete (Zavalis, Sneideris 2010; Bednarek, Ogrodnik 2007), steel (Bednarek, Kamocka 2006), the application of the zone model for investigating the combustion of different flammable materials (Galaj 2007), the combustion of polymeric materials (Konecki, Polka 2009) as well as the impact of isolating materials on timber strength (Bednarek, Kaliszuk-Wietecka 2007), the combustion of timber treated with fire retardants, the effectiveness of fire retardants (Karpovic 2009b; Polka 2008), the hazardousness of pine timber and cork-oak while fuming (Karpovic, Sukys 2009), the variability of charring along wooden wall studs (Just, Tera 2010) and reaction-to-fire of nine different wood species having different density and thickness (Harada 2001).

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