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Stories From The California ShakeOut

At exactly 10:17 on 10/17/2013 the plant initiated its annual evacuaiton drill. 250 employees evacuated and gather at their assembly area is less than 3 minutes. Using our internal radios all employees were accounted for and reported out to the ESH Manager. Once all headcount was noted the all clear was given and employees return to their assigned work stations - within 10 minutes.
The safety team then went around to reset pull stations and fire alarm panels.
The second shift drill was performed a one day prior the shakeout event. Overall 350 employees participated in the event.




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