In recent years, Shanghai Security Company has intensified firefighting training for every security guard to equip all security guards with complete firefighting skills and knowledge. In order to take effective measures to evacuate the crowd and reduce public property loss in the event of fire and accident, what basic firefighting skills and knowledge shall security guards possess?
Firefighting skills and knowledge to be equipped by security guards
First, they are responsible for the placement of all the basic facilities such as fire extinguishers, fire doors and fire hydrants in their working area, and master the proper use of different fire facilities.
Second, they shall assist their own unit to establish complete firefighting files and locate critical position for fire control according to survey data.
Third, they shall patrol relevant fire safety location to timely discover fire hazard or accident, report to relevant leaders and record relevant matters.
Fourth, for different fire control facilities allocated by each unit, Shanghai Security Company advises security guards to regularly maintain the operation status of such facilities in order to ensure a perfect and effective condition of the fire control facilities which can be used during the fire.
Fifth, they shall regularly inspect whether emergency exits are blocked and conduct relevant evacuation to keep fire lanes unobstructed and unoccupied.
Sixth, if naked light operation is required in the area of security guards’ responsibility, then they shall supervise and protect the site against serious accident.
Seventh, they should perfect themselves in taking relevant emergency measures in the event of fire and call 119 immediately to rapidly organize the initial fire fighting and rescue work as well as guide the evacuation of relevant masses with all ready force around.
Eighth, they shall assist relevant authorities to investigate fire causes, deal with the aftermath of such fire and report actual situation.
As we can see, Shanghai Security Company has intensified fire control training on security guards in recent two years which sees fewer occurrence of fire accident in all regions. Therefore, it will benefit for security work where security guards master basic fire control skills and knowledge. To learn more about real-time information about the security industry, welcome to keep up with our website updates.
Security guards from Shanghai Security Company shall be strict when performing duty at gate. Any slack performance of gate sentry may cause economic losses to relevant units, or even pose life threat to relevant personnel in severe cases, so security guards shall master correct methods and be civilized to avoid conflict when performing duty as gate sentries.