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Mar 2, 2008

Fire Prevention Month



Prevent Fire: Be Informed, Get Involved! is the theme of the Fire Prevention Month for this year.



Fire Prevention Month is observed every year per Presidential Proclamation No. 115-A aimed at raising the level of awareness of the public of the ways to prevent fires and save lives and properties.




Here are some simple tips that could go a long way in helping with fire prevention (source: PIA):



Candles and Lamps

  • Do not set the lamp too close to the curtain; never read in bed by candle or lamp
  • Do not leave a burning candle unattended
Vehicular fires
  • Do not smoke or use an open flame while refueling and when inspecting the gas tank, the radiator or the battery;
  • Install a portable fire extinguisher in your vehicles
  • Check wiring insulation frequently to avoid short circuit Read More

4 comments:

bluedreamer27 said...

hello gheeh hope the fire cases will be lessen this month
have a great day toby and thanks for the willingness to do the tag i will look forward to it

toby said...

Your welcome....

piebuko said...

Hey!
You forgot. Do not overload an electric socket with too many appliances! :)
I'll try to send in the kutsinta on the first opportunity. Charing! hehe

toby said...

Thanks piebuko..
Another tip to prevent fire..
I'll wait your kutsinta..

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