Sur, Sur Industrial Estate, which pertains to the

Public Establishment for Industrial Estates (PEIE), organised recently a

workshop highlighting fire emergency management and evacuation

plan. This workshop comes in line with Sur Industrial Estate’s annual

plan to achieve its objectives related to enhancement of safety and

security procedures and dissemination of awareness among the

companies and factories in the estate.

Organised by the estate in cooperation with the Civil Defence

Department in the Governorate of South A’Sharqiyah, the event

highlighted a number of related topics including the functions and

tasks of the Public Authority for Civil Defence and Ambulance, types

and causes of fire incidents, and ways to prevent fire incidents.

Additionally, fire emergency evacuation plan and right steps to deal

with various incidents were also discussed.

The workshop also underlined types, use and maintenance

requirements of fire extinguishers, in addition to gas leakage

management.

Source: Oman News Agency