Learn about the key elements needed to prepare for an emergency evacuation with this guide.
There are countless instances where hazards have the potential to cause an emergency situation that requires employees to quickly act to save the lives of themselves, their co-workers, and the building itself. While a business cannot know when one of these situations will surface, they can prepare for the worst by following various OSHA emergency response regulations, training their employees, and implementing the right safety measures to prevent these events as much as possible.
This comprehensive guide on emergency evacuation will cover topics such as:
- The OSHA regulations that employers must be familiar with
- An in-depth explanation of internal and external risks that the facility must prepare for
- The difference between emergency action plans and emergency response plans
- Helpful tools that can assist the facility in keeping their employees safe during an emergency situation