Fire Escape Tips for your Business
- When it comes to fires and your business-every second counts. With time being of the essence it is vitally important for patrons to be prepared and have a fire plan. Places of business can become engulfed inflames and filled with smoke in minutes! Below are some helpful tips from our SERVPRO Fire Restoration in Wilson County team. Have the Right Equipment. Not only is having the right plan important and could save your life however having the right equipment and knowing it works will help to give you time and further protection. Smoke Detectors and Fire Alarms can help you know when a fire is there and spreading as well as if you have multiple detectors guiding you the best path. Remember to check the batteries monthly! Another important tool is an escape ladder-especially if your business is two stories. Escape ladders are different from your normal household aluminum ladders used for cleaning gutters and hanging Christmas lights. These types of ladders attached quickly to windows to be deployed in a quick manner for an additional escape route. Also these ladders are flame retardant.
- Practice Again, Fire and Smoke can spread super fast in the business-thus visibility can be impaired. By practicing your escape routes and plans it helps during the stress and panic of the actual situation to react quickly and appropriately. Again this is especially important for business that deal with children!
- Who to Call for Fire Restoration After your patrons and staff have all made it safely out of your business and the fire has been put out by the fire department, it’s best to call SERVPRO Wilson County at (615) 449-5000 today to assess your property and configure a strategy. No matter what time of day you call, our team will be ready with 24-HourEmergency Service to get your home back to normal