Fire Safety Plans

 The B.C. Building Code requires fire safety plans for buildings: 

  • That contain fire alarm systems, a high number of occupants and care and detention occupancies.
  • That store or handle flammable or combustible liquids.
  • Where hazardous processes are performed.
  • Which are a demolition and/or construction site.

 Fire safety plans:

  • Help fire fighters with the layout and hazards associated with a building.
  • Help occupants evacuate faster during a fire.
  • Indicate if there are any special requirements to help occupants evacuate.

fire department connection

Fire Prevention members are available to help building owners develop or update their fire safety plans.