CODE 1 HAZARDOUS WEATHER PREDICTED EMERGENCY PREPARATIONS TO BEGIN
grocery shopping, four wheel drive vehicle accessibility, medication accessible, staffing preparations, flashlights and batteries on hand, adequate supply of ice/snow melt.
CODE 2 HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS PRESENT NORMAL STAFFING
flexible arrival time permitted. Staff should report to work to receive their work assignment for the day. (Staff required to contact his/her supervisor to request unscheduled leave.) Facilities on Airport View Drive and Waldorf will be in operation pending the availability of transportation. Transportation assignments will be given to staff and will include but not be limited to situations such as providing transportation to the consumer's home or in emergency situations (examples provided under "emergency conditions").
CODE 3 VERY HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS PRESENT
Staff may request unscheduled leave (staff required to contact his/her supervisor if using leave). Airport View Drive Waldorf Facilities closed to consumers. Staff contact supervisor for work site assignment. No routine transportation provided for consumers. Exceptions to the no transportation provision of Code 3 would include situations where a staff member is already in the process of transporting consumers when the inclement weather event occurs, or in emergency situations (examples provided under "emergency conditions").
Some examples of conditions that may warrant transporting consumers to another location: Furnace out, Water freezes, Electricity out for more than 4 hours, Little or no food or water in residence Transportation to an emergency shelter