Check your escape route!

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Check your escape route!

Post by pczz » Tue Feb 26, 2019 9:52 am

This morning at 3 am I woke up coughing my lungs out. No smoke in my room but I could hear a commotion outside. When i looked 3 fire engines dealing with a fire next door 2 floors below me. I could hardly breathe becasuse of the fumes which smelled like burning plastic and wer totally invisible.
The building next door I have always considered my escape route as I could scramble along the balconies, but if that fire had come into my building then game over.
I ran downstairs and founf my landlord coming in carrying a fire extinguisher he had just lent to the fireman. "Is Ok, next ddor. Drunk barang"
"Its F&*%ING not ok, says me. You should have got your tenants out".\
Anyway I was outside for 2 hours waiting for the fumes to dissipate before i dare go back to my room. Not sure but I think burning paint and plastic give of cyanide and other poisons. I could have died from the fumes in my room becasue they only evacuated the building the fire was in. No flames, no danger right :facepalm:
And it appears next door gives each tenant a big gas bottle for cooking, in a building with a 500m staircase for30 apartments. This is KOW, no fire alarms, no sprinklers and no common sense :-)
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Re: Check your escape route!

Post by Kammekor » Tue Feb 26, 2019 9:55 am

pczz wrote:
Tue Feb 26, 2019 9:52 am
This morning at 3 am I woke up coughing my lungs out. No smoke in my room but I could hear a commotion outside. When i looked 3 fire engines dealing with a fire next door 2 floors below me. I could hardly breathe becasuse of the fumes which smelled like burning plastic and wer totally invisible.
The building next door I have always considered my escape route as I could scramble along the balconies, but if that fire had come into my building then game over.
I ran downstairs and founf my landlord coming in carrying a fire extinguisher he had just lent to the fireman. "Is Ok, next ddor. Drunk barang"
"Its F&*%ING not ok, says me. You should have got your tenants out".\
Anyway I was outside for 2 hours waiting for the fumes to dissipate before i dare go back to my room. Not sure but I think burning paint and plastic give of cyanide and other poisons. I could have died from the fumes in my room becasue they only evacuated the building the fire was in. No flames, no danger right :facepalm:
And it appears next door gives each tenant a big gas bottle for cooking, in a building with a 500m staircase for30 apartments. This is KOW, no fire alarms, no sprinklers and no common sense :-)
I think carbon monoxide is even more dangerous, won't make you even cough. Maybe install and alarm in your apartment? When I lived in a death trap in PP I had one.
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Re: Check your escape route!

Post by pczz » Tue Feb 26, 2019 10:14 am

Kammekor wrote:
Tue Feb 26, 2019 9:55 am
pczz wrote:
Tue Feb 26, 2019 9:52 am
This morning at 3 am I woke up coughing my lungs out. No smoke in my room but I could hear a commotion outside. When i looked 3 fire engines dealing with a fire next door 2 floors below me. I could hardly breathe becasuse of the fumes which smelled like burning plastic and wer totally invisible.
The building next door I have always considered my escape route as I could scramble along the balconies, but if that fire had come into my building then game over.
I ran downstairs and founf my landlord coming in carrying a fire extinguisher he had just lent to the fireman. "Is Ok, next ddor. Drunk barang"
"Its F&*%ING not ok, says me. You should have got your tenants out".\
Anyway I was outside for 2 hours waiting for the fumes to dissipate before i dare go back to my room. Not sure but I think burning paint and plastic give of cyanide and other poisons. I could have died from the fumes in my room becasue they only evacuated the building the fire was in. No flames, no danger right :facepalm:
And it appears next door gives each tenant a big gas bottle for cooking, in a building with a 500m staircase for30 apartments. This is KOW, no fire alarms, no sprinklers and no common sense :-)
I think carbon monoxide is even more dangerous, won't make you even cough. Maybe install and alarm in your apartment? When I lived in a death trap in PP I had one.
Good idea, but i do not think i would trust one bought here. going home soon so might bring one back
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Re: Check your escape route!

Post by hanno » Tue Feb 26, 2019 10:22 am

Cheap as chips and 10-year battery life:

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B072 ... 3cab8ec572
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Re: Check your escape route!

Post by Kayve » Tue Feb 26, 2019 10:22 am

How about drunk barang ? He's ok much ?
Don't forget the water buffalo
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Re: Check your escape route!

Post by Kuroneko » Tue Feb 26, 2019 10:35 am

pczz wrote:
Tue Feb 26, 2019 9:52 am
This is KOW, no fire alarms, no sprinklers and no common sense :-)
Thats not true of all properties. My condo has smoke alarms and a gas detector fitted which are checked regularly by the maintenance staff. The fire alarm system for the whole building is tested regularly and everyone gets a written warning indicating when the test will occur. There are also fire extinguishers and fire doors on every level, similar to the picture below.

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Re: Check your escape route!

Post by Duncan » Tue Feb 26, 2019 10:56 am

Kuroneko wrote:
Tue Feb 26, 2019 10:35 am
pczz wrote:
Tue Feb 26, 2019 9:52 am
This is KOW, no fire alarms, no sprinklers and no common sense :-)
Thats not true of all properties. My condo has smoke alarms and a gas detector fitted which are checked regularly by the maintenance staff. The fire alarm system for the whole building is tested regularly and everyone gets a written warning indicating when the test will occur. There are also fire extinguishers and fire doors on every level, similar to the picture below.

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The big question is , are the doors locked or barricaded , can they be opened in an emergency.
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Re: Check your escape route!

Post by DaveG » Tue Feb 26, 2019 10:57 am

Just get one of these, Lol



What could possibly go wrong :o
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Re: Check your escape route!

Post by Captain Bonez » Tue Feb 26, 2019 10:59 am

I bought my own smoke detectors

Simple common sense
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Re: Check your escape route!

Post by Captain » Tue Feb 26, 2019 11:10 am

pczz wrote:
Tue Feb 26, 2019 9:52 am
This morning at 3 am I woke up coughing my lungs out. No smoke in my room but I could hear a commotion outside. When i looked 3 fire engines dealing with a fire next door 2 floors below me. I could hardly breathe becasuse of the fumes which smelled like burning plastic and wer totally invisible.
The building next door I have always considered my escape route as I could scramble along the balconies, but if that fire had come into my building then game over.
I ran downstairs and founf my landlord coming in carrying a fire extinguisher he had just lent to the fireman. "Is Ok, next ddor. Drunk barang"
"Its F&*%ING not ok, says me. You should have got your tenants out".\
Anyway I was outside for 2 hours waiting for the fumes to dissipate before i dare go back to my room. Not sure but I think burning paint and plastic give of cyanide and other poisons. I could have died from the fumes in my room becasue they only evacuated the building the fire was in. No flames, no danger right :facepalm:
And it appears next door gives each tenant a big gas bottle for cooking, in a building with a 500m staircase for30 apartments. This is KOW, no fire alarms, no sprinklers and no common sense :-)
This is KOW. They aren't really Buddhists, but they have taken certain elements of Buddhism and distorted them. One of those things is: It's OK to be dead!
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