Emergency Prevention

Emergency Prevention

Emergency Prevention is the measures taken to eliminate the incidence of emergencies. These include the regulatory and physical measures to ensure that emergencies are prevented.

NOTE: Examples of emergency prevention are the implementation of suitable policies and procedures, regular maintenance and servicing of appliances, alarm systems, plant and equipment; training in the safe use of installed equipment; correct storage practices; good house keeping measures such as the reduction or removal of excessive fuel loads.

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