Virtual Reality Fire Escape Simulation for Hotel Kitchen Safety


In response to a client’s need for a cost-effective and immersive fire safety training solution for hotel staff, our VR (Virtual Reality) team developed a Virtual Reality Fire Escape Simulation. This case study explores the client’s challenge, our solution, and the positive outcomes of the project.

Client's Challenge

Our client faced the challenge of providing comprehensive fire safety training without incurring substantial costs associated with traditional methods. Realistic scenarios were essential for effective training but recreating them in a physical environment was impractical and expensive.


To address the client's challenge, our team proposed a Virtual Reality Fire Escape Simulation. This immersive training application allows users to experience a virtual kitchen fire scenario, providing a realistic and cost-effective alternative to traditional training methods.

Key Features

Realistic fire simulation and spread across different sections of the virtual kitchen

Grabbable fire extinguisher with interactive usage using VR controllers

Gamified elements, including a rating system based on the time taken to escape and extinguish all fires.


Leveraging state-of-the-art VR technology, our team meticulously designed and implemented the simulation. The application utilized advanced graphics and interactive features to create a lifelike training environment. The decision to set the scenario in a hotel kitchen added relevance to the training.

User Feedback

"It was awesome to feel like being somewhere else in virtual and nice to learn the fire extinguishing procedures. It gave me a realistic feel almost."

"Nice way to teach/train people with less expense."

"It makes me feel like I am a fireman when I extinguish the fire with my own virtual hand."

Client Testimonial

"Our collaboration with ‘Vinsinfo’ on the Virtual Reality Fire Escape Simulation exceeded our expectations. The immersive experience provided an effective and engaging way to train our staff in fire safety procedures. The realistic scenarios and positive user feedback showcase the success of this innovative training solution."


The Virtual Reality Fire Escape Simulation resulted in a significant average time reduction of approximately 30%, displaying the efficiency of immersive training experiences.

A remarkable cost reduction of around 40% was achieved compared to traditional training methods, underlining the cost-effectiveness of the VR solution.

User engagement statistics demonstrated a notable increase in participation rates by approximately 25%, indicating a heightened interest in and effectiveness of the VR training approach.

Lessons Learned

Through the development and implementation of this project, we learned the importance of balancing realism with practicality in VR simulations. The positive user experiences reaffirmed the effectiveness of immersive training for safety procedures.

Frameworks and Tools Involved

Unity3D Engine

Unity3D serves as the primary development framework for creating VR applications. It provides a versatile and powerful environment for designing, developing, and deploying virtual reality experiences.

Oculus SDK (Software Development Kit)

The Oculus SDK is essential for developing applications compatible with Oculus VR headsets. It includes tools and resources for integrating VR hardware features, optimizing performance, and ensuring seamless interactions with Oculus devices.

3DS Max for 3D Asset Creation

3DS Max, a 3D modeling and animation software, played a crucial role in creating and optimizing 3D assets for the virtual environment. It was used for modeling objects, characters, and environmental elements within the VR simulation.


The Virtual Reality Fire Escape Simulation not only met but exceeded the client’s expectations, providing a cost-effective and engaging solution to their fire safety training needs. This project demonstrates the potential of VR technology in creating impactful training experiences.