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    • #12942
      Andrew DicksonAndrew Dickson
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      Has anyone had any schools change their fire drill protocol for the return-to-school?

      Different exits or staggered exiting?  My school boards have reached out and have been asked what we recommend.

      Our schools are relatively small with 340 and 170 students in 2 elementary and 300 in 1 high school.

      Thanks.

    • #12943

      Hi Andrew,

      I’m aware that the OFMEM is working on some guidance for the fire service on this.  Stay tuned.

      Del

    • #12948
      Jackie DysonJackie Dyson
      Participant

      Good afternoon Andrew,

      York Region Fire Prevention Officers Association – have a School Board Committee, currently working with the Health and Safety representative for York Region School Board , on school fire drills and Alcohol based hand  sanitizers ABHS.

      You may wish to reach out the YRFPOA president Darren Lynch, from Vaughan Fire and Rescue.

      Respectfully,

      Jackie

       

    • #12992
      Corey DavisCorey Davis
      Participant

      Hi Del,

      Any word if the OFMEM has completed any guidance on this issue as yet

       

      Regards

      Corey

    • #13016

      Great news, the OMFEM Directive is finally out.  It’s shared in the news feed of this website.

      Have a great day and stay safe everyone.

      Del

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