Emergency action plans (EAP) are written documents required by particular OSHA standards [29 CFR 1910.38(a)]. The purpose of an EAP is to facilitate the organization of employer and employee actions during workplace emergencies. Well developed emergency plans and proper employee training (such that employees understand their roles and responsibilities within the plan) will result in fewer and less severe employee injuries and less structural damage to the facility during emergencies. A poorly prepared plan, likely will lead to a disorganized evacuation or emergency response, resulting in confusion, injury, and property damage.Following successful completion of this training course, employees with have a competent understanding of the following:
• Minimum Requirements
• Developing & Implementing an EAP
• Evacuation Elements
• Fight or Flee
• Fire, Rescue, and Medical Services
• Reporting Emergencies and more!