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How to Draw a Fire Evacuation Plan

Point out all of the fire exits
emergency exit

Part 1: What is Fire Evacuation Plan?

Fire evacuation plans are similar to floor plans, but differ in one key aspect: they are used to point out all of the fire exits in a structure, room, or floor. A fire evacuation plan will have a scaled drawing of the structure, room, or floor - typically a simple outline of the rooms and a few other key points of interests. The fire exits will then be clearly marked on the diagram, usually in colour.

A fire evacuation plan ensures that occupants or visitors of the structure, room or floor are well-informed about the emergency fire exits, and what path they may take to the closest one.

Part 2: How to Make a Fire Evacuation Plan Effortlessly?

How to make a fire evacuation plan easily? Using EdrawMax to create your own fire evacuation plan.

Step 1: Open EdrawMax desktop software or EdrawMax web-based application.

Step 2: Navigate to [New]>[Building Plan]>[Fire and Emergency Plan]

Open fire and emergency plan

Step 3: Select one fire evacuation plan template to edit on it or click the [+] sign to start from scratch. Also, you can use massive fire evacuation plan symbols and elements from libraries in left menu to customize your fire evacuation plan.

Choose a fire evacuation plan template in EdrawMax

Step 4: Once finished your creation, you can export the file in multiple formats, including Graphics, PDF, editable MS Office file, SVG and Visio vsdx file.

Save or export fire evacuation plan in EdrawMax

Step 5: Besides, you can share your diagram with others via social media and web page. Or publish your diagram in EdrawMax template gallery to show your work with others.

share and publish fire evacuation plan

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Part 3: Fire Evacuation Plan Examples

Example1: Mall Fire Escape Plan Template

Heavily populated buildings like malls and shopping centers are required to have a fire escape plan so that people can save themselves from natural or man-made disasters. Have a quick start with this flexible mall escape plan template. When you open it, a library of a large collection of related symbols will open together. You can add fire extinguishers, fire alarms, fire hose with a single click.

Mall Fire Escape Plan Template

Example2: Pharmacy Emergency Layout Template

This pharmacy emergency layout template shows the emergency layout routes and hardware locations. It can be downloaded and edited if you need to design a similar evacuation plan. Try Edraw evacuation diagram software to draw an emergency layout in minutes.

Pharmacy Emergency Layout Template

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Part 4: Conclusion

According to this article, there are mainly three parts to illustrate what is fire evacuation plan, to tell you how to create fire evacuation plans and to show you some fire evacuation plan examples. Generally speaking, a well-organized fire evacuation plan can prepare people for fires or any other emergency. Therefore, drawing a high-quality fire evacuation plan will be quite helpful.

EdrawMax is an easiest all-in-one diagramming tool, you can create fire evacuation plans and any other type diagrams with ease! With substantial fire evacuation plan symbols and cliparts, making fire evacuation plans could be as simple as possible. Also, it supports to export your work in multiple formats and share your work with others. Get started to create your fire evacuation plans now!

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