Emergency Evacuation Plans
An important part of the Emergency Plan is Emergency Evacuation Diagrams. These diagrams are an integral part of the plan and are a requirement of AS 3745-2010. Each unit and common area should have an Evacuation Diagram in a prominent position.
From the 1st January 2012 all business owners must ensure that their place of business must have a complying emergency evacuation plan displayed in their premises. Emergency evacuation plans are developed using AS 3745 2010 as the guideline.
There are very specific requirements in relation to the layout and content of an emergency evacuation plan such as contextual rotation and iconography as shown in examples below -