Posts Tagged ‘evacuation’

Explosion Kills Worker, Injures Dozens at NY Cosmetics Company November 27, 2017 No Comments

Explosion

An explosion ripped through the Verla International Ltd. cosmetics factory in New Windsor, N.Y., around 10:15 a.m. on Nov. 20, injuring approximately 25-30 employees and killing one. Workers fled the building and local emergency responders arrived on scene and were inside the building at 10:40 a.m. when a second explosion occurred, injuring seven firefighters, at […]

7 Steps of Workplace Emergency Planning Infographic June 10, 2016 No Comments

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Workplace emergencies do happen, and are likely to happen considering we spend upward of 8 hours a day, 5 days a week at our jobs. Some of us more, some of us less, but either way we devote a lot of time to our jobs.¬†Because so many unforeseen circumstances can happen at work, it’s […]