Six awarded for prompt action in dousing fire

Rokiah Mahmud

The Fire and Rescue Department (FRD) of the Operation ‘F’ Branch presented community service certificates in separate events at the Jerudong Fire Station.

In the first handover, Deputy Commanding Officer of Operation ‘F’ Branch ASFR Suhaimi bin Haji Muhammad presented certificates to Haji Tudin bin Haji Tunggal and his two sons for containing a fire prior to the arrival of fire personnel.

The second event saw Station Commander of Jerudong Fire Station Haji Hassan bin Haji Jamuddin present certificates to three Raziqin Restaurant employees in Sengkurong for dousing a fire.

Commanding Officer of Operation ‘F’ Branch and Public Relation of Operation ‘F’ Branch Acting SSFR Haji Nordin bin Haji Buntan was also present.

The FRD advised the public to contact 995 for emergencies.

The department also advised the public to equip premises with fire extinguishers, fire blanket, and battery operated smoke detectors. The public is also urged to switch-off unused electrical switches or equipment.

Recipients in a group photo with Fire and Rescue Department (FRD) officers during the certificate presentation ceremony. PHOTO: FRD