EMERGENCY EVACUATION INSTRUCTIONS (Reference FSH 6709.11)
Work supervisors and crew members are responsible for developing and discussing field emergency evacuation procedures (EEP) and alternatives in the event a person(s) becomes seriously ill or injured at the worksite.
Be prepared to provide the following information:
A. Nature of the accident or injury (avoid using victim's name).
B. Type of assistance needed, if any (ground, air, or water evacuation).
C. Location of accident or injury, best access route into the worksite (road name/number), identifiable ground/air landmarks.
D. Radio frequencies.
E. Contact person.
F. Local hazards to ground vehicles or aviation.
G. Weather conditions (wind speed & direction, visibility, temperature).
I. Number of individuals to be transported.
J. Estimated weight of individuals for air/water evacuation
The items listed above serve only as guidelines for the development of emergency evacuation procedures.
JHA and Emergency Evacuation Procedures Acknowledgment
We, the undersigned work leader and crew members, acknowledge participation in the development of this JHA (as applicable) and accompanying emergency evacuation procedures. We have thoroughly discussed and understand the provisions of each of these documents: