Perform key tasks in fire fighting and prevention (06/11/2017)
HNP - The Office of Ha Noi People’s Committee issued Announcement 274/TB-VP dated October 31, giving conclusion of Vice Chairman of Municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Van Suu at the meeting on October 12, 2017 on popularizing and implementing three Municipal People’s Committee’s key plans on fire fighting and prevention, search and rescue in the current context.
Accordingly, if city’s agencies, sectors, People’s Committees of districts, suburban districts and towns have not made any plans yet, they shall promptly prepare their plans, increase leadership and report progress as scheduled, further conduct information work, popularization and education of fire fighting and prevention law, and popularize implementation of directives and resolutions of the Central Government and the city.
The Department of Information and Communications, Ha Noi Radio and Television, Kinh Te Va Do Thi Newspaper (Economy and Urban), Hanoimoi Newspaper shall proactively cooperate with Police Department of Fire Fighting and Prevention to enhance popularization, recognize and popularize the advanced models, excellent individuals and establishments, and criticize the organizations, individuals that break the laws or intentionally do not comply with fire safety regulations.
The Department of Education and Training shall integrate fire safety affair into curriculum and extracurriculum activities of schools and educational establishments, focusing on fire safety, fire escape and fighting in case of incidents.
Furthermore, authorities shall conduct survey, inspection and examination, detail responsibilities of agencies, sectors, People’s Committees of districts, suburban districts and towns, as well as responsibilities of Police Department of Fire Fighting and Prevention and Police Department in fire safety management. Attention should be paid to fire safety in households, houses for both purposes of accommodation and production/ trade/ service, production establishments and warehouses in residential areas. They are the reason for several cases of fire in Ha Noi, which caused serious loss of lives.
The Police Department shall closely cooperate with Police Department of Fire Fighting and Prevention, and direct police officers of districts, suburban districts and towns to cooperate with each other, check and assess fire safety conditions of aforementioned objects.
Regarding fire safety violations of projects and high-rise buildings, units shall strictly implement directions of the Municipal People’s Committee. The Police Department of Fire Fighting and Prevention shall act as advisor to the Municipal People’s Committee in establishing inter-disciplinary group at city level, checking and assessing fire safety condition and capacity to improve it; the group shall report result to the Municipal People’s Committee, so that the latter will ask Ministry of Construction and Ministry of Public Security to consider and make decision for each case.
Furthermore, Ha Noi People’s Committee asks Party units at all levels, unions, political and social organizations to bring their roles and responsibilities into full play, and closely cooperate with Department of Fire Fighting and Prevention to perform aforementioned tasks. Communications agencies proactively increase popularization, focusing on implementation of fighting and prevention law, fire safety measures to raise awareness and knowledge of people as well as leaders of establishments.
By Mai Phuong