Your Lodge is likely your greatest asset, but could be your greatest risk. Implement these fire safety tips to ensure your Lodge is as safe as possible.
Identify the Nearest Emergency Exit
Be sure the emergency exits in your Lodge are clearly identified and all members know their locations.
Heed Fire Safety and Design Guidelines
Walkways and doorways should accommodate any mobility impairment an individual may have. For example, doorways should accommodate a wheelchair’s width, and flooring material should accommodate artificial limbs, walkers, or canes.
Install Smoke Alarms
The single most important step you can take is to install smoke alarms throughout the Lodge. A working smoke alarm can make a vital difference in the event of a fire. Test batteries monthly, and replace them annually. If your smoke alarms are hardwired (connected to the […]