Ensure staff and pupils are familiar with emergency evacuation procedures,so in case of Fire they should readily escape from the fire.
It is essential to train the workers.Having a chemical hygiene plan and making sure that workers understand the plan and how it helps them to avoid exposure to hazardous chemicals
Test the temperature regulating accuracy of a geyser thermostat by running hot water into a basin and testing with a thermometer to check the temperature. If it is higher than 50º Celsius, adjust the thermostat to a lower setting and recheck 24 hours later,It should be less than 50º Celsius – the lower the temperature, the lower the risk.
Keep portable and space heaters at least 3 feet from anything that may burn. Never leave heaters on when you leave home or go to sleep. Children and pets should always be kept away from them.
Don’t plug a space heater into an extension cord. Extenison cords are meant for temporary use only and can overheat if they’re used constantly and can cause Fire.
Make sure that your children do not walk in wet into the house directly from the rain or your swimming pool. Your home is a place that is full of electrical sources and could pose a threat to their safety. Get them to dry out completely before entering the house.
Signs and container labels reinforce safety and serve as a constant reminder of specific handling, use, and disposal procedures. It is equally important to properly maintain eyewash stations, drench showers, fire extinguishers, and first aid kits so that workers who are exposed to chemicals can quickly access these tools in an emergency to lessen the effects of their exposure.
When using a portable electric heater, keep flammable materials – bedding, clothing, draperies, rugs and furniture – at least three feet away even if it has safety features such as cut-off switches or heating element guards
It’s a good to periodically keep an eye on the condition of the plugs and sockets. You should pay attention to any burnt or frayed wires on appliances. It’s best to get the services of a professional electrician to fix such problems.