Workplace Shelter-in-Place Training Program
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Read Issues to Consider in an Emergency
We spend a large portion of our lives at work. The materials below can help you and your peers prepare for shelter in place emergencies in the workplace.
Everyone in the workplace can use this issue set to help prepare to protect yourselves in a shelter in place emergency. Get together with the other work colleagues to consider these questions.
Company leadership and building management can utilize this issue set together to prepare to protect employees in a shelter in place emergency within the company and the entire building.
Develop your Shelter-in-Place Plan
Explore these additional materials that can help support you through the training process and in preparing for an emergency.
This is a great way to start off the issue set discussions! See below for an alternate opening exercise that may work better for your organization.
Helpful checklist can be used by everyone in the workplace to build their personal shelter in place action plans that can be folded up in a wallet size.
This is a great document that provides advice and guidance on dealing with feelings of fear, stress, uncertainty and anxiety with yourself and others in an emergency.
This is an alternate opening exercise featuring an overturned truck carrying radioactive waste.
Spanish version of the emergency action checklist.
Spanish version of the issues for everyone in the workplace to consider.
Spanish version of the issues for management to consider.
Overview of a dirty bomb scenario where shelter in place would be an effective response.
Overview of an explosion on public transportation scenario where shelter in place would be an effective response.
Overview of a snowstorm scenario where shelter in place would be an effective response.
Overview of a power outage scenario where shelter in place would be an effective response.
This is an alternate opening exercise featuring an improvised explosive device.