In a stressful situation, it is difficult to think clearly or know exactly what to do. Your initial reaction may be to call 911 for emergency assistance, but this may not be the most appropriate response for the situation. It may also incur unnecessary emergency care costs and can waste valuable community resources that could be used for situations which require emergency attention.
Being prepared for a fire emergency is not something that should only concern you at home—you should also be prepared to evacuate while at work. Check out these important tips and and strategies to be ready for an evacuation and to stay safe in the case of a fire.