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September 16, 2009

Effective Emergency Action Plans

SMG SAFETY ADVISOR:
The Seven Elements of Effective Emergency Action Planning
What should your employees do when a welder's torch sets off a fire in a renovation project? How should workers at a construction site react when the sky takes on the greenish cast that suggests a tornado may be developing? What happens if a noxious chemical is released in an office building?
 
With an emergency action plan that anticipates and prepares workers for such scenarios, their response will be automatic - and effective. The experts at Safety Management Group have outlined seven steps that provide a solid framework for emergency action planning. Read more here.