Emergency Response Planning (ERP) means having the right information, training and equipment to respond safely when an injury or other unexpected event occurs.
The following resources will assist companies in developing or enhancing safety management systems and will help you prepare and allow you and your staff to respond effectively and safely in the event of an emergency at work and home.
These documents are intended to be modified and adapted for your company’s needs as required.
ERP Planning Videos
- BCFSC: Certified Falling Supervisor discusses the importance of ERPs
- WorkSafeBC: Every Minute Counts – Emergency Response Planning in Forestry (with Video Discussion Guide)
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DISCLAIMER: Information contained in these documents does not provide the sole method to correctly address work-related risks. These support documents are meant to help develop your company’s safety management system but they may not identify ALL appropriate and necessary requirements or actions for various situations. It does not reduce or replace users’ responsibilities under applicable legislation. Individual organizations (companies/employers) are responsible to ensure application of suitable processes and practices. The information provided is subject to change based on updated government requirements and regulations. Every effort has been made to ensure the reliability of the information herein and to avoid errors and omissions. BCFSC does not imply or express any guarantee or compliance for your particular company situation.