QLD – Emergency Plan advises that emergency plans developed and implemented in accordance with Australian Standard AS 3745 – 2010 ‘Planning for emergencies in facilities’ and BFSR is part of the solution to an employer’s responsibility under statutory obligations to provide a safe work place. Similarly an emergency plan and fire and evacuation 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)