LABUAN, Feb 14 (Bernama) -- The Labuan Fire and Rescue Department today launched its Fire Prevention and Road Safety Awareness Campaign in conjunction with Chinese New Year celebrations this weekend.
Its director Zainal Madasin said the campaign was aimed at promoting fire prevention and road safety to road users, especially those returning to their hometown in the mainland of Sabah, Sarawak and Peninsula.
"Nearing the festive season, many households are busy doing preparation in the kitchen, and it is important that they know about fire prevention measures.
"Industry players must also take extra precautions as their premises and workshops contain a host of flammable materials. If you develop safe habits, fire prevention will become a routine," he told Bernama.
Zainal said his department would concentrate on high risk areas during the celebration including industrial areas, oil and gas sectors and the sea.....