Fire Emergency Evacuation For People with Disabilities

October 12, 2016

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Wayne Moore

Wayne Moore, Vice President at JENSEN HUGHES, is scheduled to participate in the Fire Emergency Evacuation For People with Disabilities discussion panel. The discussion will take place on Friday, October 14, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. The event is free and open to the public, and will be held in the lecture hall of the Cambridge Public Library in Cambridge, MA.

About the Discussion

The American with Disabilities Act has been in effect for more than 26 years, but emergency evacuation plans for people with physical disabilities have changed little. The discussion will focus on current strategies for evacuation of individuals with disabilities in fire emergencies, and new concepts that can be implemented.


Space is limited. Click here to register and for more information.


  • 10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
    Opening Remarks
    Brian Gover (Deputy Fire Chief, City of Cambridge)
    Christine Griffin (Disability Law Center)
    Michael Muehe (Cambridge Commission for Persons with Disabilities)


  • 10:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    Addressing Barriers Associated With Fire Life Safety Notification
    Wayne D. Moore (JENSEN HUGHES)
    J. William Degnan (New Hampshire State Fire Marshall/Director)


  • 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    Light Lunch Provided


  • 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
    Evacuation Strategies
    Donald P. Bliss (Vice President of Field Operations, NFPA)


  • 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    Open Discussion

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