Emergency Management Solutions was formed in the early part of 2005. Recognising that a great step forward had taken place with the passing of the Civil Contingencies Act 2004 its founder decided that many people would require help and support to comply with the new responsibilities placed upon them by the Act. It specialises in providing close support to organisations wishing to enhance and take forward emergency preparedness.

Management Consultancy Case Study

The Requirement

WS Atkins approached us to provide technical leadership for the introduction of a Civil Emergency Management scheme for Jubail Industrial City, Saudi Arabia.¬† At the behest of the City’s Chief Executive EMS led a team of 5 Technical experts in the design and development of a bepspoke Emergency Management System based on the UK model. This also required enagement with United States systems such as the ICS (Incident Command System).

EMS facilitated project management, phased subject reports, integral workshops and one to one training/coaching.

The Client

Jubail Industrial City is the largest industrial complex in the Middle-East, situated on the east coast of the country.

The Solution

EMS worked with the Chief Executive and the Executive Board of the Jubail Industrial City in Saudi Arabia in order to create an organisational resilience governance system to encompass all entities in and around the Industrial City.

This included;

Research and development work for the creation of a crisis management centre was undertaken including layouts and equipment requirements.

Development work for an commuinty area risk assessment, modelled on UK practice.

Development work for a multi-agency crisis management plan.

All of these work areas were supported by doctrine documents to be used in legacy activity on completion of the project.

Introduction and awareness raising throughout the project were facilitated  by workshops created and given to introduce the design concepts of Crisis Management, control centre management and community based risk assessment.