Responding to Industrial Facilities: Your First Visit Needs to be Before the Incident
Date & Time
Saturday, October 12, 2019, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Emergencies at industrial facilities present a unique challenge that can quickly test the abilities of responders and overwhelm the local resources. Industrial incidents can be large complex incidents that are unique to any other experience emergency responders have had before. These events require coordinated efforts between the facility and responders to achieve a safe, successful outcome. The key to these coordinated efforts begins long before the incident. It is imperative that responders and facilities collaborate on plans. This class will address both the need for pre-incident knowledge along with some strategy and tactical considerations when it comes to an event.