Part 1: Exit/ Fire Doors

Does the fire rated exit door swing in direction of egress?

Is the fire rated door fitted with door closer?

Is the fire rated exit door in closed position?

Is the emergency exit clear from obstruction?

Part 2: Staircases

Are the Staircases for landings clear from any obstruction and combustible material?

Emergency staircase landings are free from illegal storage of materials?

Part 3: Corridors/Passageways

Is the clearance for internal passageway at least 1.5m wide?

Is the clearance between aisles/shelves at least 1.0m wide?

Are the corridors and the passageways clear from obstruction?

Part 4: Fire Extinguishers

Are the Extinguishers placed appropriately and prominently?

Are the Extinguishers clear from obstruction?

Are the extinguishers below 1.5m height

Is the fire extinguisher pressure gauge within green range and locking pin in place?

Part 5: Hosereels

Are the hosereels working (shooting distance min 6m)? (Require technician assistance)

Is the nozzle and hoses in working order?

Are they free from obstruction and illegal storage?

Is the control valve working? (Require technician assistance)

Part 6: Exit signs

Is the exit sign visible?

Is the exit sign illuminated?

Is the exit directional sign adequate?

Part 7: Manual Call Point

Are they free from obstruction?

Is the alarm maintained?

Is it located 1.4 m above the floor?

Part 8: Heat/Smoke Detector

Are they free from obstruction?

Is there a clearance space of 500 mm below the detector?

Part 9: Sprinklers

Is the sprinkler head free from obstruction?

Part 10: Hydrant

Is the hydrant free from obstruction?

Is the pit cover free from obstruction?

Part 11: Fire hazards

Are there flammable/ explosive/ combustible substances?

Is there vertical storage of goods up to the ceiling height?

Is the fire engine accessway free from obstruction?

Boundary fence/wall free from obstruction and storage?

Part 12: Means of Escape

Is escape lighting installed?

Is primary lighting provided to all internal and external escape routes?

Part 13: Others

Is the travel distance between remote corner to means of escape less than 25m (one-way)?

Is the travel distance between remote corner to means of escape less than 60m (two-way)?

Part 14: Containment - Compartmentation

Is the building adequately sub-divided with fire-resisting construction into compartments and sub-compartments, to inhibit the spread of fire within it?

Part 15: Recommendations / Action Plan

Place all recommendations within this section and label either urgent or non - urgent.

Part 16: Review Date

Date of review:

Part 17: Signature of Area IC
Representative of Area I/C
Facilities Management Rep
WSH Personnel
Please note that this checklist is a hypothetical example and provides basic information only. It is not intended to take the place of, among other things, workplace, health and safety advice; medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment; or other applicable laws. You should also seek your own professional advice to determine if the use of such checklist is permissible in your workplace or jurisdiction.