Some methods used to prevent fires include:
General emergency situations include fires, chemical spills, loss of power, and emergency weather conditions, as examples. In the event of an emergency requiring evacuation of the building, the following steps should be taken:
1. A manager or designee should quickly walk through the area and announce, “We have an emergency which requires immediate evacuation. Please leave immediately. Do not stop to pick up personal belongings.”
2. An appointed person should call 911 to report the nature of the emergency and location.
3. Staff members should accompany all non-staff outside through the safest and most direct route.
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