Fire prevention plan requirements
At a minimum, your fire prevention plan must include: A list of all major fire hazards, proper handling and storage procedures for hazardous materials, potential ignition sources and their control, and the type of fire protection equipment necessary to control each major hazard.
What is in a fire safety plan?
A fire safety plan is a detailed document that covers all aspects of fire safety for a specific building or property. The plan will outline: A safe and orderly way for occupants to evacuate the building. Proper maintenance and housekeeping required to prevent fires.
What are the three key elements in a fire prevention plan?
Fire Prevention. A fire needs three elements – heat, oxygen and fuel. Without heat, oxygen and fuel a fire will not start or spread. A key strategy to prevent fire is to remove one or more of heat, oxygen or fuel.
What should be in an emergency plan?
The emergency plan includes: All possible emergencies, consequences, required actions, written procedures, and the resources available. Detailed lists of personnel including their home telephone numbers, their duties and responsibilities. Floor plans.
What is fire drill procedure?
A fire drill is a method of practicing how a building would be evacuated in the event of a fire or other emergencies. In most cases, the building’s existing fire alarm system is activated and the building is evacuated as if the emergency had occurred.