Fire Safety Plan Winnipeg


A Winnipeg Fire Safety Plan is a building-specific set of actions to be taken during a fire emergency, as well as a compilation of fire safety resources available in the building, such as sprinklers, fire alarms, and standpipes. The fire safety plan includes contact details for the local Winnipeg Fire Department, building owner/management, electrical supply company, gas supply company, fire alarm monitoring company, and maintenance contractors. The details included in the fire safety plan will vary depending on the size and complexity of the building.

How To Create a Fire Safety Plan in Winnipeg?

A Winnipeg fire safety plan is created by gathering all the information that may be needed by occupants or responding fire services in the event of a fire emergency. 

What Should a Winnipeg Fire Safety Plan Include?

The Winnipeg fire safety plan should contain building floor plans noting fire safety systems within the building, fire service access information, and a list of personnel responsible for implementation of the fire safety plan and the safe evacuation of building occupants. In addition, the fire safety plan should include a list of persons requiring assistance to evacuate.

How Much Does a Winnipeg Fire Safety Plan Cost?

The cost of a Winnipeg fire safety plan will vary depending on the size and complexity of the building. For condominiums or large buildings, prices can range from $2,500 to $6,000.

Going Beyond the Fire Safety Plan

To maximize the effectiveness of a fire safety plan, it is crucial to ensure that occupants and  building management are well-trained in its procedures and actively engaged in fire drills.  Fire drills and fire safety training play a crucial role in ensuring the safety and preparedness of individuals in the event of a fire emergency. By participating in fire drills and receiving regular fire safety training, individuals become familiar with evacuation routes, emergency exits, and the operation of fire safety equipment such as fire alarms and extinguishers. This will raise awareness about potential fire hazards and the importance of early detection and reporting.

At Vortex Fire, we are committed to being your trusted partner in cultivating a culture of fire safety and preparedness for your building. Our engaging and informative training sessions, along with well-coordinated fire drills, aim to create an environment where fire safety is embraced with enthusiasm and confidence.

How Can Vortex Fire Help?

Vortex Fire has extensive experience in preparing fire safety plans for residential, commercial, and industrial buildings in Winnipeg. We handle the entire process, from information gathering to development to final approval. Our fire safety plans are provided in both digital and print formats for easy distribution.


Fire Safety Plans in Winnipeg

The City of Winnipeg requires most buildings to have a fire safety plan in place. A fire safety plan ensures that occupants are prepared for any fire related emergency and includes the following:

  • Emergency procedures for occupants
  • Compliance with Section 2.8 of the Manitoba Fire Code and applicable city of Winnipeg bylaws
  • List of persons requiring assistance
  • Maintenance schedules of fire safety systems
  • Procedures for the shutdown of fire safety systems
  • Emergency contact details for the electrical supply company
  • Emergency contact details for the gas supply company
  • Emergency contact details for the fire department and fire alarm monitoring company

Vortex Fire possesses the necessary expertise and project experience to support projects of all sizes, from small renovations to large-scale developments. Let us assist you with your building code and fire engineering inquiries.

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