Fire Risk Assessment
In India, one of the most important reasons constituting workplace accident is Fire. According to a survey conducted by India Risk Survey (IRS), Fire ranks as the third biggest risk in 2018 which ranked fifth in 2017 to the Indian Businesses.
The survey states that the reason for the most likely potential fire outbreaks at business locations is Electric short-circuit.
What is Fire?
Fire is an exothermic chemical chain reaction where matter reacts with oxygen under certain conditions to release heat and light energy.
Four things must be present at the same time in order to produce fire
Enough oxygen to sustain combustion.
Enough heat to raise the material to its ignition temperature.
Some sort of fuel or combustible material.
The chemical, exothermic reaction that is fire.
Sources of Workplace Fire
Some of the most common causes of workplace fire are:
Heating and Cooking Appliances
Storage of Flammable liquids and gases
Poor House Keeping
Process of Fire Safety Audit
TheSafetyMaster™ ensure the following during the Fire Gap Assessment or Fire Safety Audit-
Fire Risk Management Strategy
Suggestions and concerns regarding safety
Rewards and recognition
- Fire Prevention System
- Fire Protection System
- Fire Mitigation System
- Fire Load Calculation
Identify Potential Areas for Improvement
Fire Safety Management Program Structure Establishment
Actions to establish and enforce high standards of safety system performances
Scoring Gaps and Recommendations for risk improvement
Effectively Managing future Fire safety management program
Management’s role in protecting workplace from fire hazards
Establish a sound Fire Safety Management Plan – In TheSafetyMaster™ we provide the necessary actions and recommendations to create a healthy Fire Safety Management Plan after assessing the workplace.
Preparing Employees based on Fire Safety Management Plan – The following will be included in TheSafetyMaster™ Fire Safety Management Plan created for the management,
Provision of suitable Fire Alarm Systems and Fire-Fighting Equipment.
3.Trainings and Instructions to handle Fire Emergencies
Emergency Rescue and Evacuation Plan
The employees gets clear knowledge on how to act in case of fire
The ways to raise the fire alarm
What to do when hearing a fire alarm
Means of Escape
Exit and Directional Signs
Assembly point Operations
When opting for TheSafetyMaster™ Emergency Response and Planning Training the above can be ensured.
How can we help?
Fire Safety Audit / Fire Gap Assessment
Emergency Planning and Response Training
Fire Load Calculation
For expertise in Fire Safety Assessment and in turn maximize workplace safety and protect property and assets from fire hazards.
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