FEMA’s Strategic Goal 1 (Build a Culture of Preparedness) and Strategic Goal 2 (Ready Nation for Catastrophic Disasters) focus on preparedness, integration, coordination and communication.
When an emergency occurs, the first priority is always life safety. The second priority is the stabilization of the incident.
Bill-C45 (The Westray Bill)
Canadian Bill C-45, also known as the Westray Bill, became law on March 31, 2004. This federal legislation amended the Canadian Criminal Code and established new legal duties for workplace health and safety, and imposed serious penalties for violations that result in injuries or death.