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close this bookEmergency Management Guide for Business and Industry (FEMA - Federal Emergency Management Agency, 1997, 67 p.)
close this folderSECTION 1 : 4 STEPS IN THE PLANNING PROCESS
close this folderSTEP 1 : ESTABLISH A PLANNING TEAM
View the document(introduction...)
View the documentForm the Team
View the documentEstablish Authority
View the documentIssue a Mission Statement
View the documentEstablish a Schedule and Budget

Issue a Mission Statement

Have the chief executive or plant manager issue a mission statement to demonstrate the company's commitment to emergency management. The statement should:

· Define the purpose of the plan and indicate that it will involve the entire organization
· Define the authority and structure of the planning group