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DCD, Dubai Taxi Launch Awareness Campaign Themed Our Sons Our Wealth

2019 10 27 11NA

Dubai Civil Defense targets within its awareness drive recently launched to train and educate 3000 of school bus drivers and monitors by the end of Jan.2020, by conducting two campaigns each week, as part of Our Sons Our Wealth drive 2019 -2020, launched with Dubai Taxi Corporation at Mizher fire station.

Launched campaign comes within the frame work of Dubai Civil Defense strategy aiming at spreading awareness throughout the year, enhancing public safety procedures and instilling the culture of protection across community members, and guiding them to comply with public safety measures set by Dubai Civil Defense to ensure their safety from fire risks.

Theoretical lectures delivered by Mr. Abdullah Hamza and Yasser Abdullatif in its Day One targeted “53” drivers and monitors, focused on types of fires, roles drivers and monitors expected to play during emergencies, how to initially deal  with school buses fire incidents, safe evacuation procedures. Whilst practical training was performed by trainer Abdullatif Mal Allah, who focused on teaching how to use fire suppression apparatuses  to enabling them acquiring the required skills, to ensure live and properties protection.

Captain Hamdan ALSewaidi, deputy director of Civil protection department, reiterated that Dubai civil Defense work tirelessly to foster safety and protection efforts, by spreading preventive awareness among society members, renew initiatives and create number of awareness initiatives, among which comes Our Sons Our Wealth, which was launched in 2017-2018, and about 1500 school buses drivers and monitors were trained, and was crowned by achieving all the set goals.

He confirmed, such awareness campaigns will continue at different axis to entrench our vision, UAE to be become one of the safest cities worldwide.

2019 10 27 55NA


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