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Effects of Fire

Types of Fire

General Tips

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Temporary Structures/Pandals

Radiological Emergencies

Warning Signs of Chemical Attack

Fire Crackers

Flame retardant paints/treatment

Types of Fire Extinguisher

Fire Resistant Doors

 

Fire Prevention Measures

Fire Safety in Public Places

Do's

Ø Places where fifty or more persons assemble for recreation,social,religious other similiar purposes may be termed as public places. Examples Cinema's, Restaurants,Convention halls,Stadiums, Clubs, Dance Halls, Places of Worships, Bus/Train terminals.
Ø Buildings should be designed for a high occupant load.
Ø The minimum height of assembly hall should be 3.6 meters and minimum width of corridors/staircase 2 meters.
Ø Public places with more than 500sq meters per floor should have minimum 2 staircases of enclosed type and one of them should be on external wall.
Ø Material used for upholstery, interior decoration, seats and carpets should be fire retardant.
Ø Dry type transformers are referred in public places.
Ø Temporary electrical wiring should be avoided.
Ø Pedestal fans if installed should be connected to 3 pin plug only.
Ø Fire Safety systems like Hose Reels,Wet Risers,Automatic and Manual Fire Alarm Systems,Sprinklers,Public Address System etc should be installed as per N.B.C.
Ø For large assembly halls with more than 1000 seating capacity and those in High Rise Buildings , Automatic Sprinklers and Yard Hydrant should be provided.
Ø Water storage tank for Fire fighting 50000 liters capacity(Non-High Rise ) and 1 lakh litres (for High-Rise) should be provided.
Ø One water type extinguisher of 9 liters with minimum 2 per floor should be provided. Travel distance should not exceed 25 meters
Ø Sufficient number of exits for safe evacuation within 2.5 minutes to be provided.
Ø Travel distance for exits not to exceed 30 meters.
Ø Exit doors should open outwards.
Ø Emergency lighting with battery backup upto 2 hours and auto glow signage should be provided in the escape route.
Ø Exits should be kept unlocked during period of assembly.
Ø Fire Safety tips of Do's and Don'ts should be displayed prominently.
Ø If seats are more than 300,fasten them to floor.
Ø Fire exit staircases should be maintained free of obstructions.
Ø Employees should be trained in emergency procedures.
Ø Fire drills should be conducted once in every 3 months.
Ø Emergency numbers should be prominently displayed.

Don'ts

Ø Smoking should be strictly prohibited.
Ø Aisles & escapes should not be blocked with extra chairs.