Lagos State Fire service has commenced its yearly fire service drill (evacuation) across ministries, departments and Agencies.
Acting Director of the Service Musibau Rasaki said the drill ls to equip civil servants with prerequisite knowledge of fighting fire outbreaks.
Lagos fire service tutors civil servants on combating outbreaks.
The Fire Evacuation drill according to the Acting director of Fire service is an annual event.
Taking civil servants across ministries on what can cause fire outbreaks and how it can be curtailed, the Acting director explains that knowledge shared should not be taken for granted.
He explains the importance of fire extinguisher and fire blankets in the car, homes and offices as fire officers demonstrates how these fire fighting equipment functions.
Assistant Fire supritendent appeals to the people to seek the advise of firemen when building any structure especially on the need for exit points.
The workers were reminded of basic safety precautions and the dos and don’ts when a fire accident occurs.
They were also reminded to always use the toll free lines 767 and 112 when an emergency arises.