During March 2019, multiple fire crews were called to Lindholme Prison, Doncaster following reports of a fire within one of the cells.
Fire engines from Thorne & Doncaster attended the incident which occurred at 6AM.
There were no injuries during the incident. Due to the prison officers evacuating the prisoner out of his cell before putting out the fire.
The fire crews arrived to find the fire had already been extinguished, before checking to ensure there were no further damage.
Fire safety training is essential in keeping your people and premises safe. Not having the correct training can endanger lives and cause a containable fire to quickly become out of control.
Alongside your training, it is recommended that 30% of staff are fire warden trained. These are the people who will take the lead in the event of a fire protecting your people and premises.
Our fire safety awareness course and Fire Warden training course include live demonstrations for up to 15 employees, and also includes evacuation procedures, means of escape and the operation of fire extinguishers amongst other aspects of fire safety.
Would your staff react quickly and effectively in the event of a fire? Do you know who would take control and do they know? Arrange Fire Training today by calling 0845 402 3045 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org