90pc of buildings probed not meeting fire safety standards

Inspections by personnel from the Fire and Rescue Department (FRD) revealed that a number of government and private buildings failed to implement the Fire and Safety Order 2016, Minister of Home Affairs Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Kerna Dato Seri Setia (Dr) Haji Awang Abu Bakar bin Haji Apong said. He was responding to Yang Berhormat Siti Rozaimeriyanty binti Dato Seri Laila Jasa Haji Abdul Rahman who asked what steps have been taken against government and private building owners who have failed the fire safety examinations. More details in Sunday’s Borneo Bulletin.