Evacuation Policy & OH&S Legislation

 OH&S, The Disabled & Evacuation Devices The new WHS legislation requires that the PCBU (Person Conducting a Business or … Continue reading Evacuation Policy & OH&S Legislation

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Stairway Evacuation Devices, Fire Engineering Reports and the Building Codes

Fire Engineering Buildings are becoming more and more fire engineered. This means that a Fire Engineer has been … Continue reading Stairway Evacuation Devices, Fire Engineering Reports and the Building Codes

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Calls to review fire procedure

The following is an example of why training in the use of evacuation chairs is critical. Campaigners are … Continue reading Calls to review fire procedure

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Brotman Hall installs evacuation chairs

Evacuation chairs, lightweight alternatives to wheelchairs that can make it easier for disabled people to evacuate during emergencies, … Continue reading Brotman Hall installs evacuation chairs

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Crews Working to Restore Power at Chestnut Hill Towers

The following article is an excellent explaination on why Evacuation Chairs should be contained within multi level residential … Continue reading Crews Working to Restore Power at Chestnut Hill Towers

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Can travelators be used to evacuate people in wheelchairs

 Can travelator’s be used to evacuate people in wheelchairs instead of providing evacuation chairs for stairs? This is … Continue reading Can travelators be used to evacuate people in wheelchairs

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Grants pay for ambulance equipment

Oldham’s ambulances will soon be stocked with better equipment to respond to and monitor patients, Emergency Medical Services … Continue reading Grants pay for ambulance equipment

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Emmanuel College closes disabled safety gap

During an Emmanuel College fire drill, each student has to leave the building he’s in safely within three … Continue reading Emmanuel College closes disabled safety gap

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‘Quake Country’s’ annual Shakeout rumbles campus

The state’s earthquake drill brings to light the necessity to be prepared Students, faculty and staff participated in … Continue reading ‘Quake Country’s’ annual Shakeout rumbles campus

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Ann Arbor Open School hosts AAPS emergency response

The Ann Arbor Public School participated in a full scale emergency response event on Saturday, Oct. 23. The … Continue reading Ann Arbor Open School hosts AAPS emergency response

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