EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS

B Y : Mr. R. S. Ahir.

leakage. six beeps steam siren is blown. * Automatic sounding of wailing electric siren located on PH ± II plant. Any emergency like fire. * On receiving indication at Power House.Emergency Response : LOCAL EMERGENCY. * Indication at Power House with hooter and flickering of electric bulb. . Siren Pattern : * On actuation of fire / emergency alarm by breaking the glass / by pressing the electrical push button the following will be activated : * Indication on panel board in Main Fire station with sound of hooter. start. spillage within the plant or work area is termed as a LOCAL EMERGENCY.

Emergency Response : ‡ ‡ Actions: Plant personnel with available equipments shall try to combat the emergency. Site Incident Controller / Plant In Charge. Fire fighting staff shall approach incident site with Fire Tender and act as per instructions of Site Incident Controller. Security staff shall inform key persons on conferencing telephone system and also inform Emergency Duty Rota personnel. will take overall charge of situation & inform higher authorities if required. After emergency is over Site Incident Controller shall inform fire officer to blow ALL CLEAR siren. ‡ ‡ ‡ ‡ . Neighboring plants to remain alert and render help to incident site if required. Simultaneously the hydrant network shall also be pressurized.

as required 4 minutes continuous sounding of electrical / . Site Main Controller shall approach incident site. & will guide Site Incident Controller for effectively tackling emergency. Siren Pattern : steam siren. ‡ Site Main Controller (SMC) shall also get help from neighboring companies. it is termed as On Site Emergency. assess the gravity of situation & return to Main Control Centre (MCC) Room. ‡ On receipt of information. Actions: ‡ Site Incident Controller shall inform Site Main Controller in Main Control Center and arrange for plant evacuation.ON SITE EMERGENCY: If local emergency affects other work areas / plants within the same site.

GPCB. Police department. beyond the site is termed as OFF SITE Siren Pattern : Sounding of electrical siren continuously for 10 minutes at all sites of Atul. . etc.) i. No: ( 02632 ) 233580.e: Govt. ‡ Site Main Controller shall also inform & get help from DCG ( District Crisis Group. Collector Office. through ALECC ( Atul Local Emergency Control Centre ) .OFF SITE EMERGENCY: Emergency extending EMERGENCY.Valsad. Siren Pattern : Sounding of steam siren for 1 minute. ALL CLEAR DECLARATION: . agencies like Factory Inspectorate. Tele. Actions: ‡ Site Main Controller shall declare off site emergency by informing other sites asking them also to blow their sirens continuously for 10 minutes. Mobile No : 98241 53520 / 98247 02221. Collector.

formulate a tactful plan and steps to control it. ‡ On controlling situation / restoring normalcy inform fire officer to declare ALL CLEAR. ‡ Evacuate plant / area if required. nominate some one to act as Assembly Point Controller. extent. ‡ Determine the nature. ‡ Assign duties to plant personnel to bring plant operations to safe condition. ‡ Guide Fire Fighting Staff on type of extinguishers. ‡ Asses severity of situation. PPE¶S to be used. cause of the occurrence.ROLE OF AREA IN CHARGE / SITE INCIDENT CONTROLLER. ‡ Guide the Search and Rescue Team for handling the causality if any for medical treatment. if any help required. DURING LOCAL EMERGENCY: ‡ Raise emergency alarm. ‡ Inform Site Main Controller at Main Control Centre Room. .

. ‡ Allow only trained persons with required PPE¶s to combat the situation. extent. PPE¶S to be used. ‡ Inform Site Main Controller for obtaining any additional help required from neighboring companies or from external agencies. ‡ Asses severity of situation. Also inform neighboring offices for evacuation if necessary considering the wind direction. ‡ Guide the Search and Rescue Team for handling the causality if any for medical treatment. cause of the occurrence. formulate a tactful plan and steps to control it.ROLE OF PLANT IN CHARGE / SITE INCIDENT CONTROLLER. and do not disturb wreckage / debris unless absolutely necessary. ‡ Keep records of all data¶s. ‡ Keep minimum persons at site and if required instruct others to go to safe assembly point considering the wind direction. ‡ On controlling situation / restoring normalcy inform fire officer to declare ALL CLEAR. DURING ON SITE / OFF SITE EMERGENCY ‡ Help the Site Main Controller to determine the nature. ‡ Guide Fire Fighting Staff on type of extinguishers.

employee nos. ‡ Change the assembly point if direction of wind changes. ‡ Communicate names to Site Incident Controller. record the names. highlight the names of missing persons. of persons at the assembly point. ‡ Take head count. . ‡ On hearing ALL CLEAR siren. inform persons gathered at the assembly point to report back to their work places.ASSEMBLY POINT CONTROLLER ‡ Go to the nearest assembly point of plant / area considering wind direction. ‡ Inform Medical Centre for name of chemical causing the effect. ‡ Arrange Medical help for affected persons.

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