One of Bahrain's biggest shopping malls was evacuated yesterday (October 28) morning after a fire broke out on the first floor, a report said.
Huge plumes of thick black smoke were visible several kilometres away as flames ate
Dubai-based Ducab, a leading manufacturer of high-quality power cables, and the Directorate General of Civil Defence have launched an educational awareness initiative about fire safety.
The initiative is held under the slogan '
Bahrain is stepping up its emergency response capabilities to ensure rescue workers can handle crises in the country's high-rise buildings, said a senior government officla.
Orders have been issued to modernise the Civil Defence fleet,
Emirates Gas (Emgas), a subsidiary of the Emirates National Oil Company (Enoc), recently conducted a bulk LPG installation safety workshop for Civil Defence officials of all Emirates in the UAE.
The objective of the workshop held at the Ci
A campaign has been launched to ensure that Ramadan tents in Bahrain meet fire safety standards.
Civil Defence inspectors have already begun visiting hotels and other establishments that have applied for licences to set up such facilities.
Emirates Gas organised a three-day training workshop for 60 trainees from Civil Defence representing all the seven emirates as well as Dubai Police.
The highlight of the workshop was a live emergency response exercise, the first of its ki
Civil Defence personnel had to be called in late on Monday night to try and restore order on Shaikh Isa Causeway in Bahrain after gale-force winds uprooted several hoardings on the road divider and scattered them in the path of motorists.
Al Rabie said Saudi Arabia’s Civil Defence Institute staff had inspected its factory and offices recently as part of their training program to evaluate the operation and manufacturing processes of selected organisations.
Al Rabie is a lea
The Dubai Civil Defence (DCD) has chosen Avaya as its communications partner.
Avaya’s solution will be accessed by more than 700 DCD employees across the headquarters and branches.
According to an agreement signed today, Avaya will