Question and answer
Explain emergency procedures to be followed in the event of a fire in the work setting
Departments that need a special fire emergency procedure to meet your operations should contact the Fire Safety Section for assistance. Most departments can follow the basic building evacuation procedure outlined below. [ The building evacuation procedure for your department should be posted on the office bulletin board. Basic Procedure In the event of an alarm "RACE": R: Remove anyone from
immediate danger A: Activate the building fire alarm system and call 911 C: Confine the fire by closing all windows and doors E: Evacuate, leave the building Extinguish the fire, if it can be done safely How to Survive a Building Fire Crawl If There's Smoke Feel Doors Before Opening Go To The Nearest Exit Always Use An Exit Stair, Not An Elevator Close Doors Use a fire extinguisher if the fire is very small and you know how to use it safely If you are on fire - Stop, Drop and Roll If You Get Trapped Close the door Seal cracks Open the windows if safe Signal for help and phone 911 Don't jump; the fire department will reach you If You are Physically Impaired If you are disabled (even temporarily), you should do the following: Learn about fire safety Plan ahead for fire emergencies Be aware of your own capabilities and limitations Look for "areas of refuge" like stair enclosures or other side of corridor fire doors. Elevators are not safe during fires. Sometimes it may be safer to stay in your room. Follow the advice for being trapped. If there is an immediate threat to safety, ask others near you for assistance. If no help is available, seek refuge in a room with a window or stairway. If possible, call "911" to report your location and receive instructions from the Emergency Operator. UNC-CH Emergency Action Plan This document may also be viewed in Adobe Acrobat format. Directions: Each Emergency Coordinator needs to fill out the information below on the Emergency Action Plan so Environment, Health and Safety will have the necessary information on each building to ensure the safety of occupants. Purpose: The Emergency Action Plan is to outline a structured evacuation to ensure the safety of UNC employees, students and visitors. ]
Expert answered|nairos|Points 140|
Question
Asked 7/8/2013 12:38:48 AM
0 Answers/Comments
Get an answer
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
25,370,885 questions answered
Popular Conversations
What is exports?
Weegy: Net Exports is the value of a country's total exports minus the value of its total imports. User: What is ...
5/31/2016 9:24:53 AM| 3 Answers
Why are closing costs a one time fee?
Weegy:
5/30/2016 12:02:23 AM| 2 Answers
What is Marasmus? User: What is kwashiorkor?
Weegy: Kwashiorkor is a childhood disease that is caused by protein deprivation. User: What is ketosis? User: ...
5/30/2016 9:38:40 AM| 2 Answers
Psilocybin is a type of __________. ...
Weegy: Psilocybin is a type of hallucinogen. User: Antibiotics kill harmful bacteria or prevent bacteria from ...
5/30/2016 5:50:06 PM| 2 Answers
Which of the following is known to increase an individual's chances ...
Weegy: Diabetes is characterized by excessively low blood sugar levels. Yes, this can be true about diabetes. User: ...
5/30/2016 8:09:40 PM| 2 Answers
(-3 - 5i)(-3 + 5i) =
Weegy: (-3 + 5i) - (7 + 9i) = -3 + 5i - 7 - 9i; = -10 - 4i User: Which of the following equations shows the ...
5/31/2016 12:10:10 AM| 2 Answers
The Sino-Soviet split was followed by an economic agreement between ...
Weegy: The Sino-Soviet split was followed by an economic agreement between the U.S. and the USSR. User: Which of ...
5/31/2016 1:01:59 AM| 2 Answers
One of the biggest risks involved in using e-mail is A. loss ...
Weegy: One of the biggest risks involved in using e-mail is junk mail. User: When addressing an envelope for ...
5/31/2016 10:05:29 AM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
Points 736 [Total 736] Ratings 10 Comments 616 Invitations 2 Offline
S
Points 718 [Total 718] Ratings 13 Comments 588 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 646 [Total 646] Ratings 0 Comments 646 Invitations 0 Offline
S
1
L
L
P
R
P
L
P
P
R
Points 306 [Total 12558] Ratings 2 Comments 286 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
P
P
P
Points 166 [Total 3543] Ratings 0 Comments 166 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 38 [Total 107] Ratings 0 Comments 38 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
Points 29 [Total 4121] Ratings 0 Comments 29 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 14 [Total 345] Ratings 0 Comments 14 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 12 [Total 12] Ratings 1 Comments 2 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 10 [Total 10] Ratings 1 Comments 0 Invitations 0 Offline
* Excludes moderators and previous
winners (Include)
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | © Purple Inc.