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Workplace Fire Safety

Instructor Outline

Introduction

  • Goals:

To ensure that employees are knowledgeable in fire prevention and emergency response in the workplace.

  • Objectives: Employees should be able to:

    • describe the emergency procedures for their facility in case of fire.

    • identify common fire hazards in the workplace and how to prevent them.

    • identify special situations or individuals in the workplace that may require an emergency response different than the standard response.

    • demonstrate how to correctly use a fire extinguisher.

    • take part in a company fire drill, and demonstrate the correct emergency response.

  • Materials:

    • Your facility’s emergency response plan

    • Fire extinguisher(s)

    • Handouts (obtained from Seattle Fire Department) Workplace Fire Safety, Fire Extinguishers

    • Video (obtained from Seattle Fire Department) Evacuation, the Employees Guide to Survival, Fire...In the Workplace and/or How to Select and Safely Use Portable Fire Extinguishers

Instructor Information Workplace Fire Facts

  • There are approximately 6,000 office fires in the United

States each year.

  • Major causes of fires in office buildings.

Arson Pay close attention to security measures. Keep doors and windows locked after business hours. Keep areas around the building - especially alleys and loading docks - well lit and clear of combustibles. Pay attention to housekeeping within the building as well.

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