Effective housekeeping prevents fire in industrial workplaces

1 year ago

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Industrial workplaces, such as manufacturing sites, distribution centres, warehouses and factories are always at risk of fire incidents. Without daily and effective house keeping hazardous materials, combustible dust and flammables can cause fire and every worker should:

Keep sources of ignition and flammable substances apart

Avoid accidental fires in offices and canteen

Avoid build up of rubbish that could burn and ensure good housekeeping at all times.

React quickly to fire incidents

Have the necessary equipment to put a fire out quickly

Be familiar with fire drills, the procedures they need to follow, and the location of fire extinguishers

Be familiar with the latest risk assessment.