PARENTS AND GUARDIAN EMERGENCY EVACUATION PLAN
In the event of an emergency situation that requires an evacuation of Little Explorers Day Care on 30 Beulah St. Apt. 3 Framingham, MA 01701, one of the following plans shall be implemented. In all situations, the caregiver in charge when evacuating shall take:
v An accurate attendance list.
v Account for all children and staff as they board/depart vehicles.
v Bring any necessary medications/supplies and emergency records.
v A cellular telephone if available for emergency notifications.
1. If the emergency is confined to the IMMEDIATE AREA of the child care facility, e.g. fire, or hazardous materials release, and the children cannot remain on the premises, the children will be re-located to the Plymouth House Nursery School at 87 Edgell Rd, Framingham, MA 01701 by car. They will remain at this location accompanied by caregivers while parents/emergency contacts are notified and arrangements are made to either transport home or care taking for the arrangements are made to either transport home or care taking for the remainder of the day.
a. In the event that a physical examination is recommended due to the nature of the emergency, children will be transported to Metrowest Medical Center, 115 Lincoln Rd, Framingham, MA 01701 where they will be provided appropriate medical treatment. Parents/emergency contacts will be informed of this location or other facility if required.
2. In a more widespread emergency such as flood or hazardous materials accident requiring evacuation away from the care giving facility and surrounding area, the children will be brought to the Sudbury Children’s Center on 29 Hudson Road, Sudbury, MA by car where they will remain accompanied by caregivers while parents/emergency contacts are notified, arrangements for transportation are made, or continuation of care is made.
3. In the event of a major emergency that necessitates a large-scale evacuation involving the places of safety listed above, evacuation arrangements may be coordinated with community public safety/emergency management officials to locate places of safety that can safely accommodate the children and care giving staff. This information will be provided to parents’ emergency contacts so that you may make arrangements for transportation home or continued care.