IMD staff, officers attend public safety talk

Wani Roslan

The Public Relation Division of Operation ‘F’ Branch of the Fire and Rescue Department organised a talk on public safety ‘Life Saver 995’ to the officers and staff of Istana Maintenance Department (IMD) for Istana Nurul Iman, Qashr Al-Meezaan and Istana Nurul Izzah at IMD Office Jerudong recently.

A total of 15 officers and staff from Istana Nurul Iman, five from Qashr Al-Meezaan and four from Istana Nurul Izzah participated.

The participants learnt the several causes of fire, ways to save oneself from fire emergency, during thunderstorms and when trapped in heavy currents. They were also taught on how to carry victims during an emergency and the proper way to use a fire extinguisher and fire blanket.

The Fire and Rescue Department is also providing safety programmes including the Life Saver 995 talk and Fire Marshal Course.

A staff member uses a fire extinguisher to extinguish the flame. PHOTO: FRD