The management of building occupants within high-rise buildings is a primary concern during emergencies. While procedures for fire evacuation have been developed and adopted by major fire and emergency services throughout North America, there remains considerable variation in practice in the field. "Guidelines to Developing Emergency Action Plans for All-Hazard Emergencies in High-Rise Office Buildings(PDF, 1.5. MB), developed by NFPA's High-Rise Building Safety Advisory Committee, is included.