Evacuation Procedure & Fire Safety

Evacuation Procedures & Fire Safety

Following is an article provided by the Government of Western Australia – Department of Mines, Industry Regulations and Safety, Building and Energy.

It provides a useful framework and resources, for the Council of the Strata Company to ensure you continue to meet your obligations.

Foremost, know your building. This means the Council of the Strata Company must ensure they have adequate information on the safety measures of the building. This knowledge is required in order to identify which safety measures need to be maintained.

Building owners and occupiers should be familiar with the evacuation procedures in their building, and importantly, what to do in case of a fire.

Some proposed refurbishments, which may appear minor in nature, may have a significant impact on fire safety.

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