Category Archives: Shelter in Place

Shelter-in-Place Information

OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) has a nice site for obtaining shelter-in-place information and procedures.

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Susan’s Suggestions for Pain-free Disaster Planning

Suggestion #7:  Devise a procedure for “Shelter-in-Place” situations.  Some emergency situations will require that your staff and patrons remain in your building rather than being evacuated; i.e. a chemical spill outside your building, a tornado, biological agent contamination.  Confer with … Continue reading

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Susan’s Suggestions for Pain-free Disaster Planning

Suggestion #7:  Devise a procedure for “Shelter-in-Place” situations.  Some emergency situations will require that your staff and patrons remain in your building rather than being evacuated; i.e. a chemical spill outside your building, a tornado, biological agent contamination.  Confer with … Continue reading

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Mock Disaster Drill

On Tuesday, in Richmond, Kentucky, the community took place in a mock disaster drill, simulating a release of a nerve agent. Here’s an article from Richmond Register explaining the event. I particularly like this quote at the end of the … Continue reading

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