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Fire Premises Risk Assessment - Means of Escape

Fire Premises Risk Assessment - Page 7 of 9


Fire Premises Risk Assessment - Means of Escape


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Page 1 - Section 1 - Sources of Ignition and Section 2. Sources of Combustible Materials

Page 2 - Section 3 - Consider Who Might be at Risk and Section 4. Building Occupants 

Page 3 - Section 5 - Policy, Procedures and Instructions (page 1)  

Page 4 - Section 5 - Policy, Procedures and Instructions (page 2)  

Page 5 - Section 6 - Fire Precautions (page 1)

Page 6 - Section 6 - Fire Precautions (page 2)

Page 7 - Section 7 - Means of Escape   

Page 8 - Section 8 - Training 

Page 9 - Section 9 - Maintenance


Risk Assessment 'Means of Escape' Questions Cover:


7.01The fire policy support documents specifically include a documented procedure for evacuating the premises?

7.02Are escape routes clearly signed and visible in the event of power failure?

7.03Are escape routes planned to minimise the distance to travel to and exit point?

7.04Do escape plans consider alternative means of escape?

7.05Are there sufficient fire exit escapes determined by an assessment of the level of occupancy, the activities and contents of the premises, and do they open easily in an emergency?

7.06Are escape routes kept clear of obstructions at all times?

7.07Are evacuation assembly points clearly marked?

7.08Are evacuation assembly points safe for the expected number of people to congregate to?


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