However, people are always aware of the consequences of climate change since all nations encounter some form of natural disasters. However, Virgins Atlantic can encounter operational disruption because of adverse weather conditions and climate changes which results in them cancelling flights and causes delays. This will however, results in loss of production. On the other hand, these factors will bring about travel chaos for Virgin Atlantic and will negatively affect the satisfaction of passengers which results in additional cost and loss of revenue. The rate of unemployment has increase due to laying off of employment by Virgin
It is relevance because there are some climate change risks that will affect the international business. First is the frequent extreme weather which will increase the insurance costs, disruption of power and water and may cause damage to the properties or resources. It will also cause customers unable to get in touch with or visit the business, suppliers incapable to deliver goods and services and the businesses will indirectly facing business losses. Next, climate change may cause less demand for some goods and services in the business. For example, the demand for cold weather products like heating oil might drop if the global temperature increases.
Karin 20/08/2014 English 8A Nearly everyday in our lives, we see banners, magazines, newspapers, as well as posters telling us to be environmental friendly and to stop pollution. But do people listen to the advices? Do people realize that pollution is one of the biggest global killers? Pollution is the number 1 cause of death in the developing world; it kills approximately 10 million people every year. It’s hard to tell when and where pollution began.
The world is in a constant change, regardless to which type of business field examined, every commerce must adapt and overcome environmental threats. An environmental threat consist of any factor in the market, external to the marketing organization, that has the potential to negatively impact demand for the marketer 's product or service. These environmental threat might be a new competitor, the merger of two competitors, the introduction of a new brand product, development of new technology, legislative changes, or social and economic trends (Environmental threat, n.d.). Pfizer is not immune to threats, these types of factors could become greatly affect the outcome of the company. Some of the daily operations within the company with the potential for environmental threats for Pfizer 's global industry could range from currency fluctuation, capital and exchange controls, expropriation, and other restrictive government actions, changes in intellectual property legal protections and remedies, trade regulations and procedures and actions affecting approval, production, pricing, and marketing of, reimbursement for and access to our products, as well as by political unrest, unstable governments and legal systems and intergovernmental disputes.
Changing climate conditions is expanding the capacity of evacuees in various parts of the world, individuals are compelled to leave their homes due to dry seasons, surges, or other environmental change-related catastrophes. Mass developments of individuals may prompt common turmoil, and may even goad military intercession and other unintended results. Environmental change will influence groups everywhere throughout the world. Environmental change is anticipated to prompt both changes in normal conditions and in great climate occasions. Increments in substantial downpours, surges, and extreme tempests, where these happen, can be exceptionally troublesome to society and are among the potential effects of general concern.
Moreover, “The Big One” could also destroy plenty of buildings especially if the structures are frail. “The Big One” could also cause serious damage on Marikina City especially because the West Valley Fault is located there. This horrendous natural disaster would also cause such large impact on the city especially if the buildings are shabby. The vulnerability of Marikina City is important so that the government can mitigate the harm that the natural disasters or “The Big One” may cause. “We have relatively gone a long way in terms of preparation.
Weather disasters includes hurricanes, tornadoes, flashfloods, extreme cold and extreme heat weather that can affect our body temperature which is climate change and also floods is the most various problem here in the Philippine when it comes to weather disasters. Weather disasters are very harmful into the lifestyle of individual people and in their properties can be totally damage after its occurrence. So, the citizen who resides on a prone area in one of natural disaster must be aware that these types of weather disaster can serve as warnings and damage our properties. The only way that citizens can do to survive these kinds of weather disaster is to be well prepared every time and also prepare the survival kits, food, flashlight, power banks, clothes, hygiene kits, etc. these ways can help ourselves to survive this malicious
Some of the events will not rise to the level of a natural disaster if it occurs in an area without vulnerable population, however if it occurs in a vulnerable and populated area, it is considered a natural disaster, and it can cause serious damages that can last for a lot of years. When natural disasters occur, their harshness is measured in the lives that were lost, the economic loss, and also the ability of the population to rebuild. All of this horrible disasters cause loss in many ways. Depending on the hardness, lives can be lost in any disaster. Then there is also the loss of properties, which can affect people´s living place, transportation, and their employment.
Mumbai is the capital of the economy of the country. There might be chances of terrorist attack which might affect many aspects including safety and reputation. Fire & Accidents: Site accidents are more liable to risk because of the site conditions, there are many factors which foreseeable to the risk of site accidents. Site accidents is also an important factor of the success, as it can lead fatal loss of a life of labour/labours. Which can create many consequences to the construction process.
According to Jackson (2011) prolonged rainfall is the most common cause of flooding. Preventing flood is necessity because it has negative impacts like damaging property to even taking lives. It can also transport some sediment to other places that can pollute the habitats of wildlife. If the floods are to make their way into urban areas it may cause to interrupt traffic, constrain drainage and cause electrical problem. According to a study about the Flood hazard in Metro Manila (2000) it will take decades to complete the construction of flood control due to inefficient management, lack of political will of government officials, unwise spending of resources and confusion over inter-agency cooperation on flood mitigation.