10-General Points on Fire Safety in the Workplace

Article | 24 April 2014

 

 

10-General Points on Fire Safety in the Workplace

1.     Avoid overloading circuits;

2.     Turn off non-essential electrical equipment at the end of each workday;

3.     Keep storage areas, work areas, pathways, corridors, substations, and boiler rooms clear of

rubbish;

4.     Only conduct cutting and welding operations after obtaining necessary permits by authorized

personnel, and perform in designated well ventilated and protected areas;

5.     Immediately report hazards to superiors;

6.     Know the factory fire safety management plan and evacuation procedures;

7.     Ensure hazardous materials are properly stored and protected

8.     Exercise evacuation drills

9.     Establish and maintain communication link with DFSCD

10.  Know the proper type and use of fire extinguishers