Evacuation – Issues for Planning




Before conducting evacuation, several tasks have to be completed. Considering the situation, checking resources of SRUs and assessing the risk for the evacuation process are mandatory tasks.

Situation, Resources, Risk Assessment

  • Figure out the number of persons to be evacuated (documentation required)
  • Gather the number of injured /contaminated and/or deceased persons (documentation required)
  • Become clear about type of contamination
  • Conclude about capabilities and capacities of the SRUs (surface /airborne) on the area to use required units for effective process
  • Assess HNS and weather impact
  • Check the capability of DV for evacuation process
  • Ensure possible and suggested evacuation routes
  • Make sure the location of the persons onboard.