Procedures to be followed by employees who remain to operate critical
plant operations before they evacuate.
Procedures to account for all employees after an emergency evacuation has
Rescue and medical duties for those employees who are able to perform
Means of reporting fires and other emergencies.
Names or job titles of persons who can be contacted for further
information or explanation of duties under the plan.
Almost every business is required by law to have an Emergency Action Plan. If
fire extinguishers are required or provided in your workplace, and if anyone
will be evacuating during a fire or other emergency, then the Occupational Safety and Health Administration
requires you to have an Emergency Action Plan. Please check with your legal
counsel to ensure your business complies with government regulations.