Hurricane Preparation and Recovery

Duration:  1 Hour 30 Minutes

Overview:

A review of the safety methods to employ before, during and after a weather-related emergency. The program is a basic outline on the types of potential weather-related situations, their hazards, pre-planning for employee safety and safety methods to use during clean up following the event.

Learning Objectives:

• A review of the different types of weather related exposures, (wind, flood, storm surge);
• Individual planning for the employee working in the field;
• A review of the hazards during the event;
• A review of the hazards following an event; and
• Safety practices to employ during clean up operations.

Participant Profile:

DPW, Water, Sewer, Recreation.