C Emergency Evacuation Practice Form Huon Valley Children by nikeborome

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									                        Huon Valley Children's Services
                           Family Day Care Scheme

                  Emergency Evacuation Practise Record
           Outcome Standard 7: Fire safety and Evacuation 7.3.2iv

Date___________                                    Time _____________


Children Present:
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Scenario: What specific problem was identified and where was it located?
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Carer Actions: How did you alert the children to the problem and how did you follow the procedure
through.
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Time that it took to reach the Safety Assembly Point _____________


Comments on how the drill worked generally, children’s reactions, problems noted and improvements
for further drills.
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Please keep this form in a safe place so that it can be produced at Re-Registration.

                                                   Signature____________________
                                                   Date     ____________________

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                              OUTCOME STANDARD 7


Standard

7.2      The safety of children shall be maintained in the event of fires and other
         emergency evacuation situations.

Criteria


7.3      The applicant/Carer has a demonstrated understanding of fire safety and evacuation
         procedures. This shall include a practical fire safety and evacuation plan which is known to
         all household members and child(ren) in care. The relevant criteria are outlined below.


7.3.1    Carry out Evacuation Procedure twice a year and document


7.3.2 EVACUATION PLAN

         a)   A written rough plan of the Applicants house is sighted and discussed

         b) Two ways out of each room (door, window etc.) are sighted on the plan and discussed

         c)   A safe designated place outside the home (for example, the letter) is sighted on the plan
              and discussed

         d) The following are discussed with the applicant/Carer to ensure that (s)he understands
            what to do in the event of a fire:


                  i)       check closed doors before opening (using the back of the hand: does the
                           door feel hot to touch)
                  ii)      crawl low (smoke and heat will build from the ceiling down)
                  iii)     practise escape plan using the above techniques and document



7.3.3b   The emergency Evacuation Plan is in view near the telephone




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