By Grainger Editorial Staff 4/17/21
An emergency preparedness plan is crucial in helping to make sure your workers and employees are ready for any type of emergency. According to Ready.gov, the plan should include different types of emergencies and threats. Strategies for hazard prevention, steps to take in the even of emergencies that can cause injury and processes that may impact business operations should be documented.
Review the checklists below to evaluate your emergency preparedness management plan and ensure your team is ready for an emergency—big or small—before it happens.
Please note this list is not comprehensive of all of the steps you may need to take to prepare for emergencies, but each question can and should be answered as part of your plan.
Check out these resources for other ways to stay prepared in the event of an emergency.
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