FRD awards four for bravery

Rokiah Mahmud

The Fire and Rescue Department (FRD) through its Operation ‘G’ Branch awarded community service certificates to four individuals for their bravery and swift action in helping contain a fire at Kompleks Utama Bumiputera in Pekan Bangar on July 11.

Acting Temburong District Officer Pengiran Mohd Ameer Mubarak bin Pengiran Haji Hashim presented the certificates to 16978 SJN Mohammad Hildy bin Wahaja, Joraidi @ Puasa bin Labar, Pengiran Maswirasyahmi bin Pengiran Momin and Roslan bin Duah at Bangar Fire Station. Commanding Officer of the Operation ‘G’ Branch Haji Afiq bin Haji Julah and 14096 SSJN Hamdani bin Ibrahim, a representative from the Fire Safety and Service Headquarters of the Royal Brunei Land Forces (RBLF), also attended.

The FRD reminded the public to equip their premises with fire extinguishers and to switch off all unused electrical supply before leaving the building.

The department also facilitates safety programmes such as the Life Saver 995 Briefing and Fire Marshal Course for those keen on learning more about safety and emergency management.

Acting Temburong District Officer Pengiran Mohd Ameer Mubarak bin Pengiran Haji Hashim with the certificate recipients and other officials. PHOTO: FRD