5.A.60 Procedure Fire Drills

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Administrative Procedure: Fire Drills

 

EFFECTIVE DATE:

March 9, 2005

 

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ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE CODE:

5.A.60

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Fire drills shall be held as prescribed by law in schools and Division offices.

 

A principal is responsible for holding fire drills in the school and developing procedures to ensure the rapid and orderly evacuation of the school during a fire drill and for keeping a record of such drills.

 

A fire drill must be held at least ten (10) times in each school year and, where practicable in the opinion of the principal, at least once in each month.

 

A fire drill must include all occupants of the school.

 

Procedures for fire drills shall be reviewed annually.

 

The Secretary-Treasurer will be responsible for conducting and recording fire drills at the Division Offices.