OSHA

Medical Emergency Procedure Template

In the event of a medical emergency involving yourself or a crew member, the following procedures should be used. A medical emergency is defined as occurring when you or a crew member:

  • is about to be hospitalized;
  • are in an accident and require medical treatment;
  • have difficulty locating medical care;
  • have a medical problem and require translation services.
It is important that you follow the steps listed below to ensure prompt action:

  1. Immediately transport injured party to the nearest physician, hospital, medical clinic.
  2. Contact the Medex Assistance Coordination Centre nearest to the injured person's location (refer to page 2 for details) with the following information:
    • emergency policy number: ###
    • group policy number: ####
    • employee's name, address and telephone number
    • hospital / physician's name, address and telephone number
  3. Contact the North Bay office with the following:
    • Employee's name and medical condition.
    • Details of accident or emergency.
    • Hospital / physician's name, address and telephone number.
    • Advise North Bay office if they should contact dependants or if employee would prefer to do so.
  4. When employee is out of danger, thoroughly complete all accident investigation forms and fax to the North Bay Office.

Note: It is critical that the North Bay office be kept informed of the situation to ensure that the process happens without delay.

Medex Emergency Numbers

24 Hours Per Day

Call Collect From Anywhere in the World

Baltimore, USA ###-###-####

Brighton, England ##-####-######

Or call Toll Free

From within Canada and USA #-###-###-####

From within the United Kingdom ####-##-####

From within Mexico ##-###-###-####

If you have any difficulty with any of the toll-free numbers, call the Brighton or Baltimore numbers Shown above

Boart Longyear Contact Numbers

North Bay, Canada (phone) ###-###-####

North Bay, Canada (fax) ###-###-####

Haileybury, Canada (phone) ###-###-####

Haileybury, Canada (fax) ###-###-####

Salt Lake City, USA (phone) ###-###-####

Salt Lake City, USA (fax) ###-###-####

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