(a)  The contingency plan shall describe the actions facility personnel shall take to respond to fires, explosions, spills, or any other sudden or non‑sudden release of pesticides or pesticide contaminated materials to air, soil, or surface water at the facility.

(b)  Where appropriate, the plan shall describe arrangements agreed to by local police departments, fire departments, hospitals, contractors, and state and local emergency response teams to coordinate emergency services.

(c)  The plan shall list names, addresses, and phone numbers (office and home) of all persons qualified to act as alternates who can be reached at any time of the day, seven days a week, and who are thoroughly knowledgeable of the facility, including operational and emergency procedures.  Where more than one person is listed, one shall be named as primary alternate, and others shall be listed in the order in which they will assume responsibility as alternates.

(d)  The plan shall include any additional information deemed necessary by the Board and specified on Contingency Plan for Pesticide Storage FORM PC‑417.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143‑437; 143‑440; 143‑441; 143‑461; 143‑466;

Eff. January 1, 1984.