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All Departments involved in health-related emergencies, refugee relief, disaster-related activities, and all other crisis situations shall work with OCEIA to include language service protocols in the Department's Annual Compliance Plan. During crisis, emergency, and public safety situations, all Departments involved shall prioritize Language Access Services and to the extent feasible ensure bilingual staff are present and available to assist Limited English Speaking Persons with critical needs. If the crisis, emergency or public safety situations require the posting of warning signs, the Department shall translate those signs in the required languages.
(Added as Sec. 91.8 by Ord. 202-09, File No. 090461, App. 8/28/2009; redesignated and amended by Ord. 27-15, File No. 141149, App. 3/12/2015, Eff. 4/11/2015)