Fire Safety Training - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

View by Category
About This Presentation
Title:

Fire Safety Training

Description:

Fire Safety Training ... the spread of smoke and fire Techniques for the evacuation of endangered occupants Emergency evacuation procedures Fire suppression ... – PowerPoint PPT presentation

Number of Views:992
Avg rating:3.0/5.0
Date added: 13 May 2020
Slides: 27
Provided by: Minut
Category:

less

Write a Comment
User Comments (0)
Transcript and Presenter's Notes

Title: Fire Safety Training


1
Fire Safety Training
2
Staff must know how to respond to a Fire Emergency
  • Actions to take upon hearing the fire alarm
  • Actions to take upon discovering a fire
  • How to control the spread of smoke and fire
  • Techniques for the evacuation of endangered
    occupants
  • Emergency evacuation procedures
  • Fire suppression techniques

3
The Fire Alarm System
  • The Fire Alarm is a TWO stage alarm the First
    Stage of the alarm consists of an alert /warning
    alarm (1 tone) and the Second Stage of the alarm
    is the evacuation alarm (3 tone)
  • Upon hearing evacuation alarm, exit building
    immediately
  • There is no overhead paging system

4
Upon Hearing the Fire Alarm
  • Check your area for smoke conditions
  • Close all doors
  • Prepare important items for evacuation, eg. coat,
    car keys, wallet
  • Follow your Code Captains instructions

5
Upon Hearing the Fire Alarm
  • Staff attending meetings will accompany DBCVSRI
    staff
  • Confine compartmental movement to a minimum
  • Stay put unless you hear the evacuation alarm
  • Stand by and await instructions from Code
    Captains

6
Fire and Smoke Spread Quickly
  • REACT Promptly

7
Upon Discovering a Fire REACT
  • R emove persons in immediate danger if possible
  • E nsure ALL departmental doors are closed
  • A activate the fire alarm system using the
    nearest pull station
  • C all 9-911 and report Fire and give the exact
    location
  • T ry to extinguish the fire or concentration on
    further evacuation

8
SMOKE
  • Extremely Toxic
  • Spreads Rapidly
  • Displaces Oxygen
  • People Become
  • disoriented
  • impaired
  • blinded
  • confused

9
Smell of Smoke
  • Call ext. 40300 and report all unidentifiable and
    untraceable smells of smoke
  • If you discover visible smoke or flame this is a
    fire
  • REACT promptly

10
ACTIVATE THE FIRE ALARM
  • Pull the fire alarm
  • If the alarm does not activate, go to the next
    fire alarm pull and pull that one
  • Most important, get the fire alarm activated

11
When the Fire Alarm System Activates
  • Locking devices on exit doors release
    automatically
  • Air handling systems shut down to control smoke
    movement
  • A signal is sent to the Fire Department and
    Onsite Fire Response Team

12
Alert Colleagues Fire in Progress
  • Shout out Code Red and location of fire

13
Upon Discovering a Fire 1) People Fires People
Fires call 9-911 2) Small Fires After fire is
out - remember to report accident to FMO ext.
40300 and to HS Coordinator ext. 40329
14
PEOPLE FIRES Stop, Drop and Roll
  • If you wear glasses, take them off your face
  • Cover your face with your hands (if possible)
  • If you are on fire, stop, drop and roll, OTHERS
    should extinguish fire with blanket and cool
    person with water

15
The Fire Triangle
  • All three elements are needed to start a fire.
    To extinguish a fire, one side must be removed.

Oxygen
Heat
Chemical Reaction
Fuel
16
Types of Fuel
  • Regular Flammables paper, wood
  • Liquid Flammables Gasoline, paint
    thinner
  • Electrical Anything that is plugged
    in
  • Metals Potassium, sodium.
    Typically found in a lab setting.

17
Types of Extinguishers
  • Three main types
  • Water (APW) Class A fires only

CO2 Class B and C fires only
Dry Chemical - For ABC or BC fires
D class extinguishers are typically specific to
the fuel
18
Using the Extinguisher
  • P.A.S.S.
  • P
  • A
  • S
  • S

ull the pin
im at the base
queeze the lever
weep from side to side
19
EVACUATION- CODE GREEN
  • Leave the building immediately! Shut your office
    door and take car keys and wallet if possible.
    Follow Emergency Evacuation Procedures
  • Follow Code Captains Instructions identified by a
    bright orange vest. Follow their direction and
    report any pertinent information. Meet at
    identified evacuation area and report to your
    Code Captain.
  • Evacuation location Birge Street
  • Re-Entry is authorized by the Fire Department
    only and you will hear 3 horn blasts sounding
    the all clear and re-entry to the building may
    proceed.

20
(No Transcript)
21
Waiting for Evac Route Correction from Brad
22
(No Transcript)
23
(No Transcript)
24
Waiting for Evac Route Correction from Brad
25
(No Transcript)
26
Questions ?
  • Contact DBCVSRI HS Coordinator at ext. 40329
  • HHS Intranet Departments Security and Fire
    Safety
  • McMaster Website http//fhs.mcmaster.ca/safetyoffi
    ce/video/fire_safety_training_video.html
About PowerShow.com