Having a fire prevention program which includes fire prevention awareness, and fire drills are not only in keeping with the local and state regulations, but it is good for business as well.
The most obvious reason why this is done is because you want to prevent fire from ocurring. You also want to make sure all your employees know what to do in case a fire does occur.
Another reason why this is important is because you want to make sure that everyone in the company is able to get out of the property unharmed.
So what does a fire prevention program need to have to make sure it works? Check your municipal office and ask for information on building safety including fire safety. Make sure that your employees incorporate the following in their daily tasks:
1) Prevent occurence of fire
2) Dealing with occurences of fire
3) Reducing risks of damage and casualties
4) Saving lives