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Disaster Recovery Toolkit
July 25, 2019
Preparing for a disaster
Establish a written Emergency Action Plan (EAP)
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations require employers to have in place emergency action plans. 29 CFR § 1910.38(a). An Emergency Action Plan (EAP) organizes and outlines actions to be taken in the event of an emergency. Once a plan is developed, employees should be trained on how to quickly and safely respond in a disaster or emergency situation. This will reduce …
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