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Emergency procedure during fire revised

  1. 1. EMERGENCY PROCEDUREEMERGENCY PROCEDUREDURING FIREDURING FIREA.A. WHEN FIRE OR SMOKE ISWHEN FIRE OR SMOKE ISDETECTEDDETECTED1. When the presence of smoke or fire is1. When the presence of smoke or fire isconfirmed, SOUND THE ALARM. You can do thisconfirmed, SOUND THE ALARM. You can do thisby activating the nearest push box station and/orby activating the nearest push box station and/orby calling the Building Administration Office. Ifby calling the Building Administration Office. Ifthere are other people in the vicinity ask for help inthere are other people in the vicinity ask for help insounding the alarm.sounding the alarm.2. If the fire is just starting or is in its2. If the fire is just starting or is in itsincipient stage, try putting out the fire with theincipient stage, try putting out the fire with theuse of a FIRE EXTINGUISHER. Fireuse of a FIRE EXTINGUISHER. Fireextinguishers are usually found inside the fireextinguishers are usually found inside the firehose cabinets in all lobbies.hose cabinets in all lobbies.
  2. 2. EMERGENCY PROCEDUREEMERGENCY PROCEDUREDURING FIREDURING FIRE B. What to do in case of fireB. What to do in case of fire1. If you discover a fire, immediately sound1. If you discover a fire, immediately soundthe alarm.the alarm.3. If you have no designated responsibilities,3. If you have no designated responsibilities,do as your FIRE BRIGADE membersdo as your FIRE BRIGADE members tell you ortell you orleave the building quickly andleave the building quickly and quietly by thequietly by theindicated route. DO NOT TRY TO USE THEindicated route. DO NOT TRY TO USE THEELEVATORS.ELEVATORS.2. If you hear the building’s fire alarm,2. If you hear the building’s fire alarm,prepare to leave immediately according toprepare to leave immediately according topreviously establishedpreviously established evacuation plan.evacuation plan.
  3. 3. EMERGENCY PROCEDUREEMERGENCY PROCEDUREDURING FIREDURING FIRE4.4. Try to close doors and windows as youTry to close doors and windows as youmake your way to the fire exits.make your way to the fire exits.6.6. If you have to dash throughIf you have to dash throughsmoke or flame, hold yoursmoke or flame, hold yourbreath. More people havebreath. More people havebeen killed by smoke than bybeen killed by smoke than byflames.flames.5.5. If smoke is thick or heavy crawlIf smoke is thick or heavy crawlto the nearest fire exit. The airto the nearest fire exit. The airfrom the floors and 15 inchesfrom the floors and 15 inchesabove is smoke free.above is smoke free.
  4. 4. EMERGENCY PROCEDUREEMERGENCY PROCEDUREDURING FIREDURING FIRE7.7. If you are outside the building, take noIf you are outside the building, take nochances in entering the burning building tochances in entering the burning building tosave property. Only the saving of livessave property. Only the saving of livesjustifies taking personal risks.justifies taking personal risks.8. Do not jump out off an upper floor8. Do not jump out off an upper floorwindow.window.9. When a fire breaks out and there is9. When a fire breaks out and there isaa panic rush for the main stairways,panic rush for the main stairways,keepkeep outout of the crowd and useof the crowd and useany of theany of the other fireother fire exits.exits.
  5. 5. EMERGENCY PROCEDUREEMERGENCY PROCEDUREDURING FIREDURING FIRE 10. If all your escape routes are10. If all your escape routes arecut off. DON’Tcut off. DON’T PANIC, closePANIC, closethe door or the room you are inthe door or the room you are inand go out to a window andand go out to a window andwait to bewait to be rescued, make arescued, make alot of noise to draw thelot of noise to draw the attentionattentionof rescuers.of rescuers. 11. NEVER USE THE11. NEVER USE THEELEVATORS.ELEVATORS.
  6. 6. EMERGENCY PROCEDUREEMERGENCY PROCEDUREDURING FIREDURING FIRE12. If you are injured, seek medical12. If you are injured, seek medicaltreatment as soon as you can. Manytreatment as soon as you can. Manyburns or smoke inhalations, which atburns or smoke inhalations, which atfirst do not appear serious can be fatal.first do not appear serious can be fatal.
  7. 7. EVACUATION PREPAREDNESSEVACUATION PREPAREDNESSBe sure that the path to all exits are clearBe sure that the path to all exits are clearand free from obstruction.and free from obstruction.Test your emergency exit door regularly ifTest your emergency exit door regularly ifit opens easily and in proper directionit opens easily and in proper directionopening out.opening out.All building occupants must be notified ifAll building occupants must be notified ifevacuation becomes necessary throughevacuation becomes necessary throughthe public address system.the public address system.
  8. 8. THINGS TO DO IN CASE OFTHINGS TO DO IN CASE OFFIREFIREIn case of fire, just remember the acronymIn case of fire, just remember the acronymSAFE to be able to respond properly:SAFE to be able to respond properly:SS = SOUND THE= SOUND THEALARMALARMAAFFEE= ADVISE FIRE= ADVISE FIREDEPARTMENTDEPARTMENT= FIGHT FIRE= FIGHT FIRE= EVACUATE= EVACUATE
  9. 9. TYPES OF FIRETYPES OF FIREEXTINGUISHERSEXTINGUISHERS 1. Dry Chemical Type – ABC1. Dry Chemical Type – ABCfiresfires Red CanisterRed Canister MONO AMMONIUMMONO AMMONIUMPHOSPHATEPHOSPHATE Suffocation – VentilationSuffocation – Ventilation
  10. 10. TYPES OF FIRETYPES OF FIREEXTINGUISHERSEXTINGUISHERS2. FOAMED TYPES2. FOAMED TYPES** AB FIRESAB FIRES AFFF (Aqueous Film FormingAFFF (Aqueous Film FormingFoam)Foam) Blue CanisterBlue Canister Conductor of ElectricityConductor of Electricity
  11. 11. TYPES OF FIRETYPES OF FIREEXTINGUISHERSEXTINGUISHERS3. HALOGENATED TYPES3. HALOGENATED TYPES ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENTELECTRONIC EQUIPMENTHCFC/BCFHCFC/BCFGREEN CANISTERGREEN CANISTERNO RESIDUE/MISTNO RESIDUE/MIST
  12. 12. TYPES OF FIRETYPES OF FIREEXTINGUISHERSEXTINGUISHERS4. C02 (CARBON DIOXIDE)4. C02 (CARBON DIOXIDE)KITCHEN FIRESKITCHEN FIRESRED CANISTER HORNEDRED CANISTER HORNEDTYPED NOZZLETYPED NOZZLE
  13. 13. TYPES OF FIRETYPES OF FIREEXTINGUISHERSEXTINGUISHERS5. WATER TYPES5. WATER TYPESBEST EXTINGUISHINGBEST EXTINGUISHINGAGENTAGENTCOMMON COOLINGCOMMON COOLINGAGENTAGENT
  14. 14. HOW TO USE FIREHOW TO USE FIREEXTINGUISHERSEXTINGUISHERS If you don’t know how to use the fireIf you don’t know how to use the fireextinguishers, just remember the acronymextinguishers, just remember the acronymPASS:PASS:P = PULL THE SAFETY PINP = PULL THE SAFETY PINA = AIM THE NOZZLE TOA = AIM THE NOZZLE TOTHE BASE OF THE FIRETHE BASE OF THE FIRES = SQUEEZE THE LEVERS = SQUEEZE THE LEVERS = SWEPT OR SWAY FROM SIDES = SWEPT OR SWAY FROM SIDETO SIDETO SIDE
  15. 15. HOME/OFFICE FIRE SAFETYHOME/OFFICE FIRE SAFETYRULESRULES(PARAAN NG PAG-IINGAT SA SUNOG)(PARAAN NG PAG-IINGAT SA SUNOG)1. In case of fire, call the local Fire1. In case of fire, call the local FireDepartment immediately, no matterDepartment immediately, no matterhow small the fire appears to be.how small the fire appears to be.(Kung may sunog, tumawag agad sa(Kung may sunog, tumawag agad salocal na sangay ng pamatay sunog,local na sangay ng pamatay sunog,kahit sa palagay ninyo ay maliitkahit sa palagay ninyo ay maliitlamang ito.)lamang ito.)
  16. 16. HOME/OFFICE FIRE SAFETYHOME/OFFICE FIRE SAFETYRULESRULES(PARAAN NG PAG-IINGAT SA SUNOG)(PARAAN NG PAG-IINGAT SA SUNOG)2. Inform the local Fire Department of the2. Inform the local Fire Department of thepresence of an invalid/elderly person inpresence of an invalid/elderly person inyour house and what room he or she isyour house and what room he or she isoccupying.occupying. (Kung mayroong may kapansanan o(Kung mayroong may kapansanan oimbalido o matanda na sa inyong bahay,imbalido o matanda na sa inyong bahay,kaagad ipagbigay-alam sa kinauukulan atkaagad ipagbigay-alam sa kinauukulan atkung saang kwarto and kanilangkung saang kwarto and kanilang 1616kinalalagyan.)kinalalagyan.)
  17. 17. HOME/OFFICE FIRE SAFETYHOME/OFFICE FIRE SAFETYRULESRULES(PARAAN NG PAG-IINGAT SA SUNOG)(PARAAN NG PAG-IINGAT SA SUNOG)3. Don’t panic, this could only lead you in3. Don’t panic, this could only lead you inmaking wrong decisions. Calm downmaking wrong decisions. Calm downand look for possible escape routes.and look for possible escape routes.(Huwag maalarma, maaari ka lamang(Huwag maalarma, maaari ka lamangmakagawa ng maling desisyon.makagawa ng maling desisyon.Huminahon at humanap ng maaaringHuminahon at humanap ng maaaringdaanan palabas.)daanan palabas.)
  18. 18. HOME/OFFICE FIRE SAFETYHOME/OFFICE FIRE SAFETYRULESRULES(PARAAN NG PAG-IINGAT SA SUNOG)(PARAAN NG PAG-IINGAT SA SUNOG)4. Never return to the house/office once4. Never return to the house/office onceoutside. This could put you in greatoutside. This could put you in greatdanger.danger.(Huwag bumalik sa loob ng(Huwag bumalik sa loob ngbahay/opisina kapag nakalabasbahay/opisina kapag nakalabasna. Maaari kang malagay sana. Maaari kang malagay saisang panganib.)isang panganib.)
  19. 19. HOME/OFFICE FIRE SAFETYHOME/OFFICE FIRE SAFETYRULESRULES(PARAAN NG PAG-IINGAT SA SUNOG)(PARAAN NG PAG-IINGAT SA SUNOG)5. Go to the nearest escape that5. Go to the nearest escape thatisis notnot blocked by fire.blocked by fire.(Pumunta sa pinakamalapit(Pumunta sa pinakamalapitna labasan na hindina labasan na hindinababarahan ng apoy)nababarahan ng apoy)
  20. 20. HOME/OFFICE FIRE SAFETYHOME/OFFICE FIRE SAFETYRULESRULES(PARAAN NG PAG-IINGAT SA SUNOG)(PARAAN NG PAG-IINGAT SA SUNOG)6. When smoke builds up, always stay6. When smoke builds up, always staylow and crawl towards the nearest windowlow and crawl towards the nearest windowor out of the house for fresh air.or out of the house for fresh air.(Kung may makapal na usok, yumuko at(Kung may makapal na usok, yumuko atgumapang tungo sa pinakamalapit nagumapang tungo sa pinakamalapit nabintana o palabas ng bahay upangbintana o palabas ng bahay upangmakasagap ng sariwang hangin. Huwagmakasagap ng sariwang hangin. Huwagtumayo.)tumayo.)
  21. 21. HOME/OFFICE FIRE SAFETYHOME/OFFICE FIRE SAFETYRULESRULES(PARAAN NG PAG-IINGAT SA SUNOG)(PARAAN NG PAG-IINGAT SA SUNOG)7. If trapped inside a bedroom/office7. If trapped inside a bedroom/officeshut theshut the door to delay thedoor to delay the spreadspreadof fire.of fire.(Kung sakaling makulong sa isang(Kung sakaling makulong sa isangkwarto, isara ang pinto upangkwarto, isara ang pinto upangmapabagal ang pagkalat ng apoy.)mapabagal ang pagkalat ng apoy.)
  22. 22. HOME/OFFICE FIRE SAFETYHOME/OFFICE FIRE SAFETYRULESRULES(PARAAN NG PAG-IINGAT SA SUNOG)(PARAAN NG PAG-IINGAT SA SUNOG) 8. Go to an outside window that can be used by8. Go to an outside window that can be used bythe Fire Department for rescue. Open thethe Fire Department for rescue. Open thewindow and shout for help or use your clothes orwindow and shout for help or use your clothes oranything that can attract attention and wave it toanything that can attract attention and wave it tosignal for help.signal for help. (Pumunta sa may bintana na maaaring gamitin(Pumunta sa may bintana na maaaring gamitinng mga bumbero para mailigtas ka. Buksan angng mga bumbero para mailigtas ka. Buksan angbintana at humingi ng saklolo o kumuha ng telabintana at humingi ng saklolo o kumuha ng telao anumang bagay na makakatawag pansino anumang bagay na makakatawag pansinupang masaklolohan ka.)upang masaklolohan ka.)
  23. 23. HOME/OFFICE FIRE SAFETYHOME/OFFICE FIRE SAFETYRULESRULES(PARAAN NG PAG-IINGAT SA SUNOG)(PARAAN NG PAG-IINGAT SA SUNOG) 9. I you can get out of a window, Don’t jump.9. I you can get out of a window, Don’t jump.Hang on by the edge of the window, let go andHang on by the edge of the window, let go androll over once you touch on the ground. This willroll over once you touch on the ground. This willminimize the impact causing less injury.minimize the impact causing less injury. (Kung makakalabas ka sa bintana, huwag(Kung makakalabas ka sa bintana, huwagtumalon. Mangunyapit sa pasimano, bumitiw attumalon. Mangunyapit sa pasimano, bumitiw atmagpagulong-gulong sa oras na bumagsak.magpagulong-gulong sa oras na bumagsak.Makababawas ito sa malakas na pagbagsak,Makababawas ito sa malakas na pagbagsak,dahilan upang hindi gaanong masaktan.dahilan upang hindi gaanong masaktan.
  24. 24. HOME/OFFICE FIRE SAFETYHOME/OFFICE FIRE SAFETYRULESRULES(PARAAN NG PAG-IINGAT SA SUNOG)(PARAAN NG PAG-IINGAT SA SUNOG)10. A meeting place outside the house10. A meeting place outside the houseshould be agreed upon by allshould be agreed upon by allmembers of the family/officemates.members of the family/officemates.(Magkaroon ng lugar kung saan(Magkaroon ng lugar kung saanmagkikita-kita pagkataposmagkikita-kita pagkataposmakalabas sa sunog.)makalabas sa sunog.)
  25. 25. PRECAUTIONS IN HOMES USINGPRECAUTIONS IN HOMES USINGLIQUIFIED PETROLEUM GASLIQUIFIED PETROLEUM GAS(LPG)(LPG)1.1. LPG IS AN ODORIZED GAS, LIKE A SMELL OFLPG IS AN ODORIZED GAS, LIKE A SMELL OFROTTEN EGG,ROTTEN EGG, TO DETECT ITS PRESENCE AND TOTO DETECT ITS PRESENCE AND TOSERVE ASSERVE AS WARNINGWARNING THAT THERE IS A LEAK IN YOURTHAT THERE IS A LEAK IN YOURLPG TANK OR A SUPPLYLPG TANK OR A SUPPLY LINE WHICHLINE WHICH SHOULD BESHOULD BECHECKED AND REPORTEDCHECKED AND REPORTED IMMEDIATELY TOIMMEDIATELY TOCOMPETENT AUTHORITY.COMPETENT AUTHORITY. (Ang LPG ay may amoy na tulad sa isang bulok na(Ang LPG ay may amoy na tulad sa isang bulok naitlog para malaman natin na ito ay nasa atingitlog para malaman natin na ito ay nasa atingkapaligiran at magsilbing babala na mayroongkapaligiran at magsilbing babala na mayroongsumisingaw na gas mula sa tanke ng LPG na dapatsumisingaw na gas mula sa tanke ng LPG na dapatlamang siyasatin at agad ipagbigay-alam salamang siyasatin at agad ipagbigay-alam samapagkakatiwalaang awtoridad.mapagkakatiwalaang awtoridad.
  26. 26. PRECAUTIONS IN HOMES USINGPRECAUTIONS IN HOMES USINGLIQUIFIED PETROLEUM GASLIQUIFIED PETROLEUM GAS(LPG)(LPG)2. LPG is not poisonous, but because it is2. LPG is not poisonous, but because it isheavier than air, it will push out air inheavier than air, it will push out air inthe room and without air, people willthe room and without air, people willnot be able to breath.not be able to breath.(Ang LPG ay hindi nakakalason, dahil sa mas(Ang LPG ay hindi nakakalason, dahil sa masmabigay ito kaysa sa hangin, itutulak nitongmabigay ito kaysa sa hangin, itutulak nitongpalabas ng silid ang hangin at kung walangpalabas ng silid ang hangin at kung walanghangin, ang tao ay hindi makakahinga.)hangin, ang tao ay hindi makakahinga.)
  27. 27. PRECAUTIONS IN HOMES USINGPRECAUTIONS IN HOMES USINGLIQUIFIED PETROLEUM GASLIQUIFIED PETROLEUM GAS(LPG)(LPG) 3. If you smell LPG, don’t turn on any electric switches3. If you smell LPG, don’t turn on any electric switchesand or if electric lights are already turned on, they shouldand or if electric lights are already turned on, they shouldbe be turned off so that there will be no spark from thebe be turned off so that there will be no spark from theswitch which could ignite the accumulated gas in theswitch which could ignite the accumulated gas in theroom. Never light a candle or strike a match whenroom. Never light a candle or strike a match whenthere’s a gas leak.there’s a gas leak. (Kung may naamoy na LPG, huwag magbubukas ng(Kung may naamoy na LPG, huwag magbubukas ngkahit na anong switch na de kuryente at kung and ilawkahit na anong switch na de kuryente at kung and ilawnating de kuryente ay nakabukas na, huwag ng patayinnating de kuryente ay nakabukas na, huwag ng patayinito upang hindi magkaroon ng pagkislap sa switch naito upang hindi magkaroon ng pagkislap sa switch namaaaring magpasiklab sa natitipong gas sa loob ng silid.maaaring magpasiklab sa natitipong gas sa loob ng silid.Huwag magsindi ng kandila o magkiskis ng posporoHuwag magsindi ng kandila o magkiskis ng posporokung mayroong gas na sumisingaw.kung mayroong gas na sumisingaw.
  28. 28. PRECAUTIONS IN HOMES USINGPRECAUTIONS IN HOMES USINGLIQUIFIED PETROLEUM GASLIQUIFIED PETROLEUM GAS(LPG)(LPG) 4. Close the LPG tank valve. Ventilate by4. Close the LPG tank valve. Ventilate byopening the windows and doors. It willopening the windows and doors. It willremain for a long time for the gas to getremain for a long time for the gas to get outoutwithout a strong air circulation in thewithout a strong air circulation in the room.room. (Isarado and barbula sa tangke ng LPG.(Isarado and barbula sa tangke ng LPG.Magpapasok ng sariwang hangin sa pamamagitan ngMagpapasok ng sariwang hangin sa pamamagitan ngpagbukas ng mga bintana at pintuan. Dahil sa maspagbukas ng mga bintana at pintuan. Dahil sa masmabigat ang LPG kaysa hangin, mananatili ngmabigat ang LPG kaysa hangin, mananatili ngmatagal na panahon ang gas kung walang malakasmatagal na panahon ang gas kung walang malakasna paggalaw o pag-ikot ng hangin sa silid.)na paggalaw o pag-ikot ng hangin sa silid.)
  29. 29. PRECAUTIONS IN HOMES USINGPRECAUTIONS IN HOMES USINGLIQUIFIED PETROLEUM GASLIQUIFIED PETROLEUM GAS(LPG)(LPG) 5. Check for gas leaks by spreading on a5. Check for gas leaks by spreading on a mixture ofmixture ofsoap and water on an LPGsoap and water on an LPG tank regulator andtank regulator andhose.hose. Bubbles willBubbles will appear on the part where theappear on the part where theleak is.leak is. If there is a leak on the tank or in the valve,If there is a leak on the tank or in the valve,immediately detach the regulatorimmediately detach the regulator and put outand put out thethecylinder in the open yard. Call your dealer orcylinder in the open yard. Call your dealer or thethenearest Fire Department immediately.nearest Fire Department immediately. (Siyasatin kung may gas na sumisingaw sa pamamagitan ng(Siyasatin kung may gas na sumisingaw sa pamamagitan ngpagpahid ng pinaghalong tubig at sabon sa tanke, regulator atpagpahid ng pinaghalong tubig at sabon sa tanke, regulator athose ng LPG. Magkakaroon ng bula sa parte na may singaw.hose ng LPG. Magkakaroon ng bula sa parte na may singaw.Kung may singaw sa tanke o barbula, agad na tanggalin angKung may singaw sa tanke o barbula, agad na tanggalin angregulator at ilabas ang tanke. Tawagan ang inyong “dealer” oregulator at ilabas ang tanke. Tawagan ang inyong “dealer” oang pinakamalapit na himpilan ng pamatay sunog.)ang pinakamalapit na himpilan ng pamatay sunog.)
  30. 30. EVACUATION PREPAREDNESSEVACUATION PREPAREDNESSTrain everybody to listen to theTrain everybody to listen to theannouncement which will follow afterannouncement which will follow aftercontinuous ringing of the general alarm.continuous ringing of the general alarm.If during fire drills or equipment testing,If during fire drills or equipment testing,announcement are inaudible, informannouncement are inaudible, informimmediately the administration office.immediately the administration office.All occupants of the building must knowAll occupants of the building must knowhow to contact the Administration Office tohow to contact the Administration Office toreport dangerous situation.report dangerous situation.
  31. 31. EVACUATION PREPAREDNESSEVACUATION PREPAREDNESS Listen to the announcement from the publicListen to the announcement from the publicaddress system.address system. Follow the emergency routes through the twoFollow the emergency routes through the twofire exits.fire exits. If your unit is the stricken area, close but do notIf your unit is the stricken area, close but do notlock your doors. Firefighters will need easylock your doors. Firefighters will need easypassages to do their work.passages to do their work. Walk briskly but orderly. Occupy the left side ofWalk briskly but orderly. Occupy the left side ofthe stairs when going down; right side whenthe stairs when going down; right side whengoing up.going up.
  32. 32. EVACUATION PREPAREDNESSEVACUATION PREPAREDNESS If breathing is difficult, try to ventilate the room,If breathing is difficult, try to ventilate the room,but don’t wait for an emergency to discover thatbut don’t wait for an emergency to discover thatwindows cannot be opened.windows cannot be opened. If on an upper floor and your window is of a typeIf on an upper floor and your window is of a typethat cannot be opened, DON’T break it out – youthat cannot be opened, DON’T break it out – youwill be raining glass down on rescuers andwill be raining glass down on rescuers andpeople exiting the building. If you cannot contactpeople exiting the building. If you cannot contactthe fire department by phone, wave for attentionthe fire department by phone, wave for attentionat the window. DON’T PANIC.at the window. DON’T PANIC.
  33. 33. WHAT TO DO IF SOMEONEWHAT TO DO IF SOMEONECATCHES ON FIRE?CATCHES ON FIRE?If you catch on fire:If you catch on fire:STOP where you areSTOP where you areDROP to the floor, andDROP to the floor, andROLL around the floor.ROLL around the floor.This will smother the flames, possibly savingThis will smother the flames, possibly savingyour life. Just remember to STOP, DROPyour life. Just remember to STOP, DROPAND ROLL.AND ROLL.
  34. 34. WHAT TO DO IF SOMEONEWHAT TO DO IF SOMEONECATCHES ON FIRECATCHES ON FIREIf a co-worker catches on fire, smotherIf a co-worker catches on fire, smotherflames by grabbing a blanket or rug andflames by grabbing a blanket or rug andwrapping them up in it. That could savewrapping them up in it. That could savethem from serious burns or even death.them from serious burns or even death.KNOWLEDGE, AWARENESS ANDKNOWLEDGE, AWARENESS ANDPREPARATION = These are your keys toPREPARATION = These are your keys topreventing and surviving fires whereverpreventing and surviving fires whereverthey occur.they occur.
  35. 35. WHAT TO USE IN EXTINGUISHINGWHAT TO USE IN EXTINGUISHINGFIREFIREUse water to combat a fire of wood,Use water to combat a fire of wood,cloth or paper.cloth or paper.SmotherSmother burning grease or petroleum productsburning grease or petroleum productswith awith a rug or blanket, or use a dry chemicalrug or blanket, or use a dry chemicalextinguisher.extinguisher. Water can cause this type of fire toWater can cause this type of fire tosplatter.splatter.Electrical firesElectrical fires call for acall for a dry chemical ordry chemical orC02 fire extinguisher.C02 fire extinguisher. If one is notIf one is notavailable,available, shut off the electric currentshut off the electric currentand use water.and use water.
  36. 36. 3 ELEMENTS OF FIRE3 ELEMENTS OF FIREHeat energyOXYGEN16%To reach ignitiontemperature-open flame – sun,hot surfaces,sparks/arches-friction – elect-trical, chemical21%atmosphereFUELCAPABLE OF BURNINGEQUILATERAL TRIANGLE
  37. 37. HOW TO TRANSMIT FIREHOW TO TRANSMIT FIREALARMALARMInformation must include the following:Information must include the following:Kind of fireKind of fireLocation of fireLocation of fireName of callerName of callerTelephone NumberTelephone Number
  38. 38. ABC OF FIREABC OF FIREA – ABILITYA – ABILITYB – BASICB – BASICKNOWLEDGEKNOWLEDGEC – COMMON SENSEC – COMMON SENSE
  39. 39. Thank you!Thank you!

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