is Pre-Incident Planning?
"The primary purpose of a pre-incident
plan is to help responding personnel effectively manage
with available resources. Pre-incident planning involves
evaluating the protection systems,
building construction, contents, and operating procedures
that can impact emergency
pre-incident plan is one of the most
valuable tools available for aiding
responding personnel in effectively
controlling an emergency."
the pre-incident planning process
begins, all parties involved should
be familiar with the components of
the basic information to be gathered
and included in the final preplan.
affecting a facility's situation
during emergency conditions include
(a) Construction (b) Occupant characteristics
(c) Protection systems (d) Capabilities
of public or industrial responding personnel (e) Availability of mutual aid (f)
Water supply and (g) Exposure factors." Link to a
sample preplan check list