Video Library: Fire Prevention Safety
Fire Extinguishers—Fire Prevention 2000
Fire Extinguishers: How and When to Use Them
Fire Extinguishers: Ready to Respond
Fire Extinguishers: Portable Fire Extinguishers
Fire Prevention Responsibility
Fire Prevention: It's Up To You
Fire Safety for Office Workers
Fire Safety: There's No Second Chance
Using Fire Extinguishers
- Fire Extinguishers—Fire Prevention 2000
#FI014 - VHS (17 min. 1998)
Give employees in-depth knowledge of fire extinguisher types, including new Water Mist to replace Halon, and how to properly use them.
- Fire basics/fire triangle
- Using fire extinguishers: PASS
- Descriptions/classes of fires
- Tips for fire prevention and emergency action
- Fire Extinguishers: How and When to Use Them
#FI000 - VHS #FI100 - DVD (15 min. 2001)
This program stresses to viewers the importance of making the right decisions when a workplace fire breaks out. In order to use a portable fire extinguisher to put out the fire, employees must determine the type of material burning and class of fire present, whether they know how to use the appropriate fire extinguisher and if the fire is in its beginning stages. More importantly, they must be confident in their ability to evacuate the facility safely should they be unable to extinguish the fire. Topics include the fire triangle, incipient stage fires, classes of fires and the extinguishers used to put them out, the PASS system and emergency evacuation.
- Fire Extinguishers: Ready to Respond
#FI101 - DVD (13 min. 2005)
Since fire is one of the most common hazards in the workplace, it is important for your employees to know how to properly use a fire extinguisher if a fire should break out at your work site. Of course, fire prevention is always the best safety policy to follow, but prevention is not always possible. This program will teach your employees how to calmly and effectively deal with fires and correctly use a fire extinguisher. Covers:
- what causes a fire
- the five classes of fire
- fire prevention methods
- types of fire extinguishers including type "K"
- how to select the appropriate fire extinguisher
- how to correctly use a fire extinguisher
- situations when not to fight a fire
- fire extinguisher inspection
- Fire Extinguishers: Portable Fire Extinguishers
#FI103 - DVD ( 16 min., added 2013)
Occupational; Language: English, Spanish, Portuguese
Don't let your assets turn into ashes. Put out the fire with this program that explains the different classes of fire and offers practical tips on fire extinguisher use.
- Class A, B, C, D fires
- Class A, B, C, D extinguishers
- Fire Prevention Responsibility
#FI015 - VHS, English, #FI016 - VHS, Spanish (11 min. 2001)
- Basic explanation of employee prevention techniques
- Explains employee responsibilities for housekeeping
- Fire Prevention: It's Up To You
#FI003 - VHS (14 min 1998)
The program opens with dramatic footage of the Meridian Building fire in Philadelphia. A tragedy that resulted in the deaths of three firemen, numerous injuries, loss of thousands of jobs and tens of millions in property damage. All because of some rags carelessly disposed of by workmen in the building. This film poses a series of questions and answers regarding the hazards most often responsible for fires, steps to take in the event of a fire, and what employees and employers can do to prevent fires.
- Fire Safety for Office Workers
#FI021 - DVD (15 min. purchased 2011)
This program discusses how to eliminate the factors that contribute to the ignition of fires and how to respond if a fire were to break out. Topics include good housekeeping, controlling electrical fire hazards, emergency action plans, evacuation procedures, classes of fire and their extinguishing agents, the importance of using the appropriate fire extinguisher, using the PASS system to extinguish a fire and treating fire-related injuries.
- Fire Safety: There's No Second Chance
#FI006 - VHS, English (20 min. 1996)
This video offers training on elements and classes of fires, how to prevent and extinguish fires, and what should be included in an organization's emergency action plan (EAP).
- Four elements of fire
- Classes of fire
- Fire prevention
- Fire extinguisher
- Using Fire Extinguishers
#US016 - DVD (19 min. 2005)
Among all the safety problems an employee can encounter, fire can be the most frightening. Every year fires cause hundreds of millions of dollars in damage and result in hundreds of employee injuries, a number of which are fatal. Yet many of these catastrophes could have been prevented, if the fire had been extinguished before it started to spread.