DUTIES OF THE NODAL OFFICER (EXECUTIVE ENGINEER UNDER WHOSE JURISDICTION DISASTER HAS OCCURED)
Executive Engineer is the Nodal Officer of disaster Management plan to meet any contingency.
Executive Engineer shall reach the site immediately.
He should inspect the entire building and adjoining buildings and take action for Rescue operations and demolition/propping of dangerous portion of the effected structures.
Inform the Zonal Controlling Officer (Dy. C.E.) about magnitude of Disaster Rescue Operation.
Inform the Dy. C. O. (TC) to be in readiness with his team for arrangements of alternative accommodations.
To prepare list of tenants / occupants required to be shifted immediately and issue vacation notices, if necessary.
He should collect the names, age of the injured/deceased/trapped persons, etc. from the occupants of the building and available information at the site of disaster and confirm the from the police, Fire Brigade, Hospitals, etc.
He should immediately submit his first report to all concerned authorities after preliminary relief work.
Offer condolences to the relatives of deceased and provide urgent medical aid to the injured.
Arrange propping & demolition of dangerous portion, removal of debris, etc.
He should immediately contact Nodal Officer of various authorities like B.P.T, Navy, MCGM, Fire Brigade, etc. in case of major collapse.
He should give final report on collapse stating, cause of collapse to his Dy. Chief Engineer and the Chief Officer