Question from an Employer


What best practices can you provide in terms of emergency evacuation plans for colleagues with physical disabilities, particularly when elevator use is restricted?


In light of recent events, many employers are developing or re-evaluating emergency procedures to ensure the safe evacuation of all employees. A comprehensive emergency evacuation plan should provide for prompt and effective assistance to individuals whose medical conditions may necessitate it. Obtaining and using employee medical information as part of emergency evacuation planning is a best practice. The US EEOC has some clear guidance on this

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