Science City Of Muñoz

Fire Prevention Month 2016

     The Bureau of Fire Protection of the Science City of Munoz organized some activities not only for the Fire Prevention Month of March 2016, but will last the whole year round. Fire and earthquake drill were conducted in 37 barangays, different schools and institutions in Science City of Munoz.

     Science City of Munoz Fire Station (SCMFS) is focused on the implementation of RA 9 514 most especially on fire prevention activities and fire code fees collection. As well, this unit actively participates in the LGU activities. It aims to organize volunteer fire brigades within the area of responsibilities, enhance linkages with NGO’s and LGU’s for donation and other assistance and setting-up vital computer based information system in respective office/station.

     The plans, programs and projects of the station are: professionalization of fire safety inspection through trainings and tapping private professionals as fire safety inspectors, inclusion of latest trends in fire safety technology and improved collection on fire code fees and to enhance fire safety information campaign through Ugnayan sa Bayan, Kiddie Junior Marshal and similar community related activities.

     The total number of reported accidental fire incidents in 2015 are: Structural Fire with a total of 4, in the month of January, May, October and December; Grass/Rubbish fires with a total of 2 in the month of February.

     For the fire prevention activities, a total of 913 numbers of Fire Safety Inspection Certificates were issued, 58 building plans were reviewed, 913 number of permits were processed, 62 seminars conducted, 38 fire volunteers were trained, 90 fire drills were conducted, 37 number of barangays visited and 36 Kiddie Junior Fire Marshal were trained.

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