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FIRE SAFETY. MATSE 392/CHEM 393. Steve Mitchell. Fire Prevention Officer Urbana Fire Rescue. Campus Fire Protection is a combined effort. UIUC Division of Environmental Health and Safety Urbana Fire Rescue Champaign Fire Department. EMERGENCY 911 Campus phone 9+911 DEHS

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FIRE SAFETY

MATSE 392/CHEM 393


Steve Mitchell

Fire Prevention Officer

Urbana Fire Rescue


Campus Fire Protection is a combined effort..

  • UIUC Division of Environmental Health and Safety

  • Urbana Fire Rescue

  • Champaign Fire Department


EMERGENCY

911

Campus phone 9+911

DEHS

Fire Safety Coordinator 333-9711

Fire Extinguishers 333-9701

Urbana Fire Rescue

Campus Fire Prevention Office 244-4309

Champaign Fire Dept.

Fire Prevention 351-4512

Who to Call...


Still not sure who to call to answer your question...

Call your area Safety Coordinator!


Fire Stories???


Why take fire safety classes?

  • 1 out of every 3 people in this room will have an experience with fire in their lifetime

  • Over 4,000 people die each year from fires, over 27,000 are injured

  • A small fire can grow very quickly

  • Education gives you the training needed to make good choices


Challenge

THINK ABOUT FIRE SAFETY EVERY DAY


Fire Prevention Concepts

  • Prevent Fires from Occurring

  • In case a fire does occur:

  • Make sure everyone can get out

  • Separate the fire/smoke from the occupants


Fire Growth

  • This video will show just how fast a fire can grow, how explosive a small fire can become, and how little time you have to react.


Planning ahead


Planning Ahead

  • Know your work area

  • Know where your exits are located

  • Know at least two ways out

  • Know the location of fire extinguishers

  • Know the location of fire alarm pull stations

  • Keep your work area safe

  • Have an escape plan!!


Planning Ahead

  • DO NOT BLOCK OPEN FIRE DOORS


Prevent Fires


Fire Prevention

  • Work safely!

  • Electrical Safety: Frayed and cracked cords, overloaded plugs and circuits, extension cord use.

  • Do not block exits, fire extinguishers, fire alarms

  • Fire Extinguishers should be mounted

  • Keep combustibles from heat sources


Fire Prevention

  • Store chemicals and flammable liquids properly

  • Secure gas cylinders

  • Work safely with chemicals

  • Know your emergency procedures

  • Do not allow combustibles to pile up


In case of a fire, I’ll...


In case of a fire, I’ll...

  • Notify occupants near the fire area.

  • Activate the fire alarm system.

  • Call, or have someone call 911(9+911).

  • Quickly decide if I can extinguish the fire.

  • If not, Get out, closing all doors between me and the fire.

  • Meet the Fire Department.


Questions?


Emergency Medical Services


Emergency Medical Services

  • 911 dispatcher will ask a few questions so proper response can be dispatched - Emergency Medical Dispatch

  • Response level determined

  • Response for minor injuries will be an Ambulance only.

  • Other injuries will respond both a Fire Unit and an Ambulance


FIRE EXTINGUISHERS


P A S S

  • P Pull the pin

  • A Aim at the base of the fire

  • S Squeeze the handle

  • S Sweep back and forth


Hands on Fire Extinguisher Training

  • September 4 1 pm – 4pm

  • September 511 am – 1 pm

  • September 6 8 am - 11 am

  • Show up at any time during one of these time blocks, it will only take a few minutes of your time.

  • Location: Fire Station by Engineering Hall


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