Crisis Management

Crisis management is the process by which an organization deals with a major event that threatens to harm the organization, its stakeholders, or the general public.

  • Regularly communicates safety and environment awareness as a priority.
  • Establishing metrics to define what scenarios constitute a crisis and should consequently trigger the necessary response mechanisms.
  • Takes action to prevent or resolve safety hazards in own work area and within the University.
  • Continually pursues new developments to improve plant safety/environment.
  • Communication that occurs within the response phase of emergency management scenarios.
  • Methods used to respond to both the reality and perception of crises.
  • Knows who to contact in the event of an emergency and departmental fire/disaster plan, and responds to safety issues with an appropriate level of urgency.
  • Considers impact on safety/environmental as practices and procedures are developed and work is delegated.