Mandatory orientation 7:55 a.m.
Evacuation and emergency planning focuses on OSHA requirements for emergency action plans and fire
protection plans. Preparing for emergencies is a basic principle of workplace safety and health. Participants
will learn (1) reasons for emergency action plans and fire prevention plans and when they are required for a
workplace; (2) elements of a good evacuation plan; and (3) features of design and maintenance of good exit
routes. The optional session for this course will focus on assessment of risk for terrorist attack and how to
utilize OSHA’s two matrices, Evacuation Planning and Fire and Explosion, as tools in planning for
Who should attend: Safety Officers, Town Managers, and Department Heads or individuals designated with
the responsibility to develop and maintain a safety and health program or system. This training is suitable for
safety leaders, committee members, HR, and safety professionals responsible for improving the safety and
health culture and best practices in their workplace.
Attendance at this seminar qualifies the MIIA member for .5% credit under
the FY22 MIIA Rewards Workers' Compensation category.