Emergencies can create a variety of hazards for workers in the impacted area. Preparing before an emergency incident plays a vital role in ensuring that employers and workers have the necessary equipment, know where to go, and know how to keep themselves safe when an emergency occurs.
OSHA’s Emergency Preparedness and Response webpages provide information on how to prepare and train for emergencies and the hazards to be aware of when an emergency occurs. OSHA provides information for employers and workers across industries, and for workers who will be responding to emergencies. Learn More