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  • 1x510 unit 4 rlo

    1. 1. Jacqueline Murphy
    2. 2. • Learning objective • Overview and instructions • Activity: Emergency Fire Drill • Blog: Review of knowledge • Feedback • Summary Outline
    3. 3. • Learners should be able to: • Describe the emergency procedures in case of fire. • Identify common fire hazards. • Identify how to prevent fires. • Demonstrate how to correctly use a fire extinguisher. • Participate in an emergency response Drill. Learning Objectives
    4. 4. • Emergency procedures • Common fire hazards. • How to prevent fires. • How to correctly use a fire extinguisher. • Activity: Emergency response Drill. Course Overview & Instruction
    5. 5. Emergency procedures • Establish a meeting place. • Create an area of refuge. • Never use elevators. • Close doors when exiting. • Take all fire alarms seriously. • Have an emergency plan. • Know where fire extinguishers are located. • Pay attention to security measures.
    6. 6. Arson • Improper use of combustible materials Smoking Materials • Unattended ashtrays • Cigarettes in waste baskets Wiring & Appliances • Unattended appliances • Overloaded outlets • Broken or cracked electrical cords • Burned out lights Other • Blocked stairways • Accumulated trash • Opened fire doors Common Safety & fire hazards
    7. 7. • Test smoke detectors monthly and change the batteries. • Never leave stoves unattended. • Use appropriate candle holders. • Use fireguards around open fires. • Turn off portable devices. • Turn off do it yourself equipment. • Avoid using multi-way adapters. • Avoid putting electrical cables under carpet. • Use correct fuse in electrical appliances. • Keep flammable products away from heat. • Smoke only in designated areas. • Store and use chemicals safely. • Use proper ventilation with chemicals. • Take fire drills seriously. • Know and have an emergency procedure. Fire Prevention Tips
    8. 8. How to correctly use a fire extinguisher
    9. 9. Scenario: You are the designated Fire Marshall and the fire alarm went off. Detail the proper steps to get others to safety. Activity: Emergency Response Drill
    10. 10. Please choose one of the following questions to respond to in your blog. • What are 3 examples of Fire Prevention and safety measures?” • Explain why it is necessary to follow emergency procedures? • What is another way to look at emergency drills and explain why? • Why do you think it is important to use the fire extinguisher correctly? Write a blog using the wiki media… (Gose, 2009) Be sure to respond to comments by your followers.
    11. 11. Feedback We want to partner with you! Want more up to date information on fire safety tips? Tweet us @singlescafe
    12. 12. Summary 1. It is important to develop a plan when it comes to emergency procedures. 2. Being aware of potential safety hazards can prevent fires. 3. It is important to learn the proper usage of the fire extinguisher. 4. The 4 common categories for Hazards to occur include: • Arson • Smoking • Faulty Wiring • Appliances
    13. 13. Reference Gose, M. (2009). When Socratic Dialogue is Flagging: Questions and Strategies for Engaging Students. College Teaching, 57(1), 45-50. Viscuso, F. (2012). 25 Tips for Probationary Firefighters. Fire Engineering, 165(4), 155.