The right equipment is only one part of an escape plan. It is important to plan a safe evacuation.
Fire safety is crucial and shouldn't be forgotten in:
- public places
- or any building.
There is a wide range of fire and safety equipment for buildings available. These include:
- fire extinguishers
- smoke detectors / alarms
- fire sprinklers
- carbon monoxide alarms
- water mist systems
- foam systems
- fire blankets…
It's necessary to provide your building with this equipment, but they are all of no use if no escape route is available. Fire equipment is only one element in an escape plan, and the primary element is a safe escape route.
JOMY is your specialist in safe fire evacuation products.
Royal decree for more safety at work
New Royal Decree of March 28, 2014 relating to the fire prevention at the workplace.
In this Royal Decree on fire safety at the workplace, the employer gets more detailed and clearer obligations to evaluate the fire risks. Specifically, he should set up a fire department and try to ensure that adequate and rapid evacuation routes are available for everyone in the company.
Fire safety in the workplace becomes a part of the security risk analyzes that a company must create and manage. In this decision, there are not yet building codes specified and one remains referring to Article 52 of the ARAB. It is said that those also will change in the near future on the basis of a new royal decree. Remarkably, the legislator is already citing that evacuation routes must be present, this underlines the enormous importance attached to it. An element of a good escape route from different floors are the Jomy products like the JOMY ladders and stairs.