The Importance of Emergency Planning

This 3 minutes safety training video covers: What are the leading causes of emergency, what are the possible effects of an emergency, what is emergency planning, how to properly plan for workplace emergencies, how to prevent domino effect in an emergency situation, who are the responsible in assembling workplace emergency plan, what are the information that can be found in emergency plan, different strategies used to combat emergency situations.

Video Transcript

Planning is the key and planning requires careful considerations of what critical processes occur in your plant you might go array if left uncheck. Your plan should provide a lists of written disaster procedures, established command chain and training for all employees. The plan should be simple, concise and easy to follow. Your company should be involved with a local emergency planning committee appointed by your state emergency response commission. Your facility emergency action plan spells out emergency response procedures and explains what you and your co-workers should when something goes wrong. It covers plan organization, evacuation, assembly and check-in, drills and practice as well as personal responsibility and watchfulness to prevent chaos in an emergency.