Egress free from obstruction(s)?
Emergency exits clear of obstruction(s)?
Fire and/or Smoke doors free of obstruction(s) & door props and are operating correctly? Latch and Seal properly when closed?
Exit doors and stairwells clear?
Fire Extinguishers are charged and inspected?
Fire Alarm Pull Stations and Fire Extinguishers unobstructed?
Oxygen shut-off valves unobstructed?
There are NO unapproved electrical devices on the unit?
Exit doors are clearly marked "EXIT" and illuminated?
Sprinkler Heads in good repair / dust free?
Hand sanitizer NOT over a trash can?
Hand sanitizer NOT over carpet without a drip tray?
Demonstrate location of fire alarm pull station and fire extinguisher
Explain / Demonstrate evacuation routes / protocols.
Horizontal, Vertical, Complete
Rescue - Alarm - Contain- Extinguish/Evacuate
Identify Oxygen shut-offs and who is authorized to turn them off?
Charge nurse or supervisor can authorize the shut off of the oxygen system after confirming patients are on a portable oxygen system
Explain the First method of evacuation used in the even of a fire
Horizontal evacuation to an area separated by sets of smoke doors.
Locate Paraslyde Evacuation devices.
7 & 8 Tower; 4 & 5 Heart; NICU
Explain who can authorize the use of elevators while a fire alarm is sounding.
Fire Marshal or the Safety Officer
Why are the halls and passageway egress kept clear of clutter and equipment?
What is a Code Red?
Storage areas clean and without clutter?
No cardboard on floor?
Materials are stored at least 18 inches below sprinkler heads?