FDICís Emergency Response Plans
Evaluation Report No. 06-021
Footnote 1: The committee, chaired by the Department of Homeland Security, meets to discuss emergency preparedness issues in the National Capital Region.
Footnote 2: Shelter-in-place means going to a designated small, interior room with no or few windows, and taking refuge there.
Footnote 3: Not all of these enhancements were needed at each site.
Footnote 4: Floor Marshals and Floor Wardens are employees who have volunteered to assist in emergencies. They oversee evacuation or shelter-in-place efforts for their respective floor.
Footnote 5: Deputy Wardens, Searchers, and Buddies assist the Warden with duties such as searching the premises and assisting disabled persons.