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 The following topics are covered as part of the lesson plan     
  for floor warden training:
 
 
ERT / FLOOR WARDEN RESPONSIBILITIES 
- Taking Charge !

- Causes of workplace fires
- Assigning floor wardens
- Alternate floor wardens
- When to evacuate
- When not to evacuate
- Where to evacuate to
- Accountability of personnel


 
PULL STATIONS 
- Pull, Don't Push -                                    
   REMAIN CALM

PULL and CALL 911
- Location of pull stations
- What occurs when it is activated
- Alerting others and Management
- Floor sequence activation
 
 SMOKE ALARMS 
- BE ALARMED !! 
 
- Behavior of smoke
- GET LOW and GO !
- The Fire Triangle
- Maintaining a smoke alarm
- Placement of smoke alarms
- Carbon Monoxide-the silent killer

 
 EXITS  
- When in doubt 
       GET OUT ! 
 
-  Always have TWO ways out      
-  Knowing location of stairwells    
-  Stairwell monitors      
-  Pressurized stairwells         
-  Mobility impaired occupants 
-  Keeping all exit areas clear   
FIRE EXTINGUISHERS 
- Using one as easy as ABC
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- When to fight or get -out of sight       
-  When is a fire too large
-  Alerting others
-  Call  911- Get help on the way       
-  P  ull the pin      
-  A  im it at the base of the fire    
-  S queeze the handle        
-  S weep from side to side  
 
  FIRE DRILLS  - No time to 
  Chill during a Fire Drill 

-  Considering informing employees of 
    the date and time of a drill 
-  Evaluating a fire drill       
-  NEVER use an elevator       
-  Getting your Fire Department involved    
-  Locating your assembly area     
-  Maintaining an accurate roster ?   
-  3/1 Rule 
 
SPRINKLER SYSTEMS 
No. 1 Fire Suppression 

- Temperature required for activation
- Required gallons per minute flow
- Sequence of activation
- Standpipe systems
 

MEDICAL EMERGENCIES 
         ARRIVE ALIVE 

-  Top 5 workplace related injuries
-  Call 911 with the exact location       
-  Escorting crews to the patient     
-  Locating an AED       
-  Having a First Aid kit 
-  Staying on the line with the 911 operator
             
WEATHER EMERGENCIES
-Stairwell Procedures
- Where to go if a tornado strike is imminent 
- Seeking shelter in stairwells and     bathrooms, away from open areas and  windowsspaces and windows
-  Flash flooding, Turn around-Don't drown
-  Maintaining a battery powered radio,
    flashlights and extra batteries  

                                


OTHER EMERGENCIES


- Building fire safety features 
- Bomb threat       
- Tornado warning          
-  Power failure     
-  Elevator emergencies









 
*HOME FIRE SAFETY*
80% of all fires happen at home 
* refer to the home fire safety page for
details

-  Exit drills in the home (E.D.I.T.H)
-  Maintaining Smoke Alarms 
-  Placement of Smoke Alarms      
-  Feel the door for heat     
-  Having a meeting place      
-  GET OUT & STAY OUT !