Emergency Management for Facility and Property Managers

by: Dr. Richard P. Payant


Abstract: Understand, plan, and prepare for emergencies and disasters. Develop and implement effective emergency management plans throughout your organization using the detailed information contained in this practical guide. Emergency Management for Facility and Property Managers shows, step-by-step, how to minimize property damage, reduce the risk of personal injury, and ensure business continuity—all while complying with the plethora of laws and regulations. You will get up-to-date coverage of the many types of emergencies, the elements of successful emergency management, and employee and family preparedness. Valuable appendixes contain helpful forms and checklists, facility and property intelligence data, and a complete sample emergency management plan. Emergency Management for Facility and Property Managers covers: • Electrical Power Emergencies • Elevators and Escalators • Fire Protection • Hazardous Materials and Spill Emergencies • Indoor Air Quality • Labor Strike Plans • Storms and Weather Preparedness • Natural Disasters • Infectious Disease Emergencies • Physical Security • Control of Hazardous Energy • Water Disruptions • Workplace Violence • Terrorism
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Title: Emergency Management for Facility and Property Managers

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education: New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Athens, London, Madrid, Mexico City, Milan, New Delhi, Singapore, Sydney, Toronto

Copyright / Pub. Date: 2016 McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9781259587665

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Dr. Richard P. Payant spent more than 22 years as director of facilities management at Georgetown University, and 23 years with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. He has established and directed operations and maintenance programs and environmental management programs. He now teaches in the George Mason University facility management certificate program.

Description: Understand, plan, and prepare for emergencies and disasters. Develop and implement effective emergency management plans throughout your organization using the detailed information contained in this practical guide. Emergency Management for Facility and Property Managers shows, step-by-step, how to minimize property damage, reduce the risk of personal injury, and ensure business continuity—all while complying with the plethora of laws and regulations. You will get up-to-date coverage of the many types of emergencies, the elements of successful emergency management, and employee and family preparedness. Valuable appendixes contain helpful forms and checklists, facility and property intelligence data, and a complete sample emergency management plan. Emergency Management for Facility and Property Managers covers: • Electrical Power Emergencies • Elevators and Escalators • Fire Protection • Hazardous Materials and Spill Emergencies • Indoor Air Quality • Labor Strike Plans • Storms and Weather Preparedness • Natural Disasters • Infectious Disease Emergencies • Physical Security • Control of Hazardous Energy • Water Disruptions • Workplace Violence • Terrorism