As you know, unfortunately there have been a number of recent man-made and natural disasters, each of which may expose employees to hazards in the workplace during the event and the subsequent response. The enclosed article discusses the liability issues, as well as applicable OSHA regulations, to provide some guidance to employers in the event they experience such an occurrence and to assist in pre-planning for such an occurrence. Please feel free to utilize this article in your training and to circulate it among your employees and other colleagues.
Do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions concerning these issues or you need assistance in your pre-planning and emergency response activities.
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