VIC – Emergency Plan advises that emergency plans developed and implemented in accordance with AS 3745-2010 ‘Planning for emergencies in facilities’ is part of the solution to an employer’s responsibility under the Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004 and the Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2007 to provide a safe work place. Similarly an emergency plan may help protect organisations and persons responsible for a facility or workplace from litigation arising out of the ‘duty of care’ provisions contained in common law… (more)

Occupational Health & Safety Legislation

Refer to our Occupational Health & Safety Legislation Table for further statutory information on safe occupation of a building including fire evacuation and fire wardens.

Further Advice

For advice on safe occupation of a building, please contact your closest Emergency Plan office by clicking here.