4 As you will see in this presentation, Fire in residence halls can kill. DONT LET IT HAPPEN TO YOU!
5 In this presentation you will: Learn about the threat and power of fire Learn a few key fire prevention tips that will help prevent fires Learn how to protect yourself if you are in a fire
6 Lets watch the video WHEN EVERY MINUTE COUNTS Dorm Firesafety
7 Key Points to Remember: If you are caught in a fire,SURVIVAL is your top priority!
8 Feel the door handle Get out of the building before phoning for help Pull the fire alarm, but only if it is on your way out Dont look for other people or gather up your stuff Crawl low to the floor Close the door behind you If you cant get out, get someones attention What should you do if you find yourself in a fire situation? fire situation?
9 Check smoke alarms/detectors Plan escape routes Take fire alarms seriously Take responsibility for prevention Key Points to Remember: What are some of the things you can do to prevent fires and tragedies from happening?
10 Survival is your first priority Smoke and fire move quickly Assure that you have working smoke alarms and dont tamper with them Carelessly discarded smoking materials can kill Summary It can happen to you, dont assume it cant
11 Other EHSS fire safety services include: Portable Fire Extinguisher Training Emergency Planning Consultation Fire Safety Inspections ANY QUESTIONS?