The Whampoa Emergency Preparedness Day was held on the 17th of July, from 9:30am to 11:30am at Whampoa Community Centre. The EP Day was graced by Mr Heng Chee How, Grassroots Advisor to Whampoa Community Centre, who came to emphasize the importance of emergency preparedness in the community. A fire drill was conducted by PA to show the proper procedures to undertake in an event of a fire.
Whampoa’s Emergency Preparedness Day 2016
Mr. Fire X’s role in Whampoa’s EP Day was to spread fire safety awareness to the community. We stressed the importance of fire safety by showing educational boards and videos. We presented Singapore fire statistics to the residents, we also taught the residents about the various types of fire, how to extinguish them and how to prevent fires.