Why Fire Safety Training is Important

Fire safety training can save lives.  It’s as simple as that.  Fires destroy property, cause injuries, and take lives.  A fire in the workplace can mean the termination of jobs since many offices and factories destroyed by fire are never rebuilt.  Fire safety training is about making sure everyone knows what to do in case…

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ESCAPING A HIGH-RISE BUILDING FIRE

What do you do if you are on the 20th floor of a high-rise building and a fire breaks out?  Most high-rise buildings have fire and life safety systems designed to control a fire and lessen the need to evacuate all occupants.  High-rise building fire alarm systems are required to have emergency voice communication capability. …

HEALTHCARE FIRE SAFETY

In healthcare facilities, a fire can result in substantial property damage, injuries, and death.  Many patients can’t leave their beds because of their physical condition or medical status. The elderly and those with limited mobility are the most vulnerable when a fire breaks out in a healthcare facility.  The volatile chemicals, oxygen supplies, and other…