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Unformatted text preview: inspection, installation, and training requirements. DEADLINE: All owners of existing buildings must comply with this ordinance within 180 days (early February, 2008), and all new buildings under construction should comply immediately... Agencies Agencies Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) American Red Cross Occupation Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) United States Code Service Fire & Police depts. 9 Steps 9 Steps
1. 2. 3. Building a crisis management team (the team should be your senior members, decision makers; CEO, Facility manager, ) Information gathering: before, during and after each event Examining and ranking potential threats to prioritize response options 9 Steps contd. 9 Steps contd.
1. Developing specific plans of action What if it What if it is serious? OSHA Requirements OSHA Requirements
Minimum requirement for an emergency action plan Minimum Procedures for reporting a fire or other emergency Procedures Procedures for emergency evacuation and exit route Procedures assignments assignments Procedures to be followed by employees who will be left to Procedures operate critical equipment before they are forced to evacuate evacuate Procedure to account for all employees (and patrons) Procedures to be followed by employees performing rescue Procedures and medical duties Power outage is the common disaster businesses face
• • • • • • • • • • Sample Blackout Planning Sample Blackout Planning Regularly examine plans Does the plan examine both local and regional outages? Does the plan cover weather related outages versus a car crashing into a utility pole? Are any proposed alternate sites on the same power grid? Can the event function without out of towners who might be stranded at airports? Have you stockpiled food, water, medical supplies, flashlight, radio, batteries etc.? Have you installed and tested a gas powered generator? If computers are critical do they have their own uninterrupted power supply? Do you have business interruption insurance? Have you entered into a power renal contract to purchase power from an external supplier? Minimum requirements for a Fire Prevention Plan Fire
A list of all major fire hazards Proper storage and handling procedures for hazardous Proper...
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This note was uploaded on 02/15/2011 for the course KIN 206 taught by Professor Duboard during the Fall '10 term at University of Miami.
- Fall '10