Emergencies and Action Plans

Stone, Hollice
October 2006
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Oct2006, Vol. 43 Issue 10, p62
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the efforts of New York City to change the safety requirements in order to increase effectiveness of building evacuation in the event of a disaster. One of the latest developments released is the city's Rule 6-02 requiring that Occupancy Group E buildings, meeting specific requirements, develop and submit an Emergency Action Plan. It is noted that the new rule is to address emergencies including an incident involving explosion.


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